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Thomas James CANTWELL

Regimental number3114
Place of birthBallan, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressDixie, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Winifred Cantwell, Dixie PO, Dixie via Terang, Victoria
Enlistment date16 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 31 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 October 1978

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