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Thomas Leslie CHAPMAN

Regimental number3489
Place of birthPenrith New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTramway employee
Address20 North Avenue, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs M L Chapman, 20 North Avenue, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3489B
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 17 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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