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Thomas Augustine CAHILL

Regimental number10505
Place of birthShepparton, Victoria
SchoolAgricultural High School, Shepparton, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressShepparton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Cahill, Shepparton, Victoria
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 20 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death24
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row E, Grave No. 16), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mrs M.E. CAHILL

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