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Thomas Edward CHOLERTON

Regimental number6039
Place of birthSheffield, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSanitary inspector
Address10 Pacific Parade, Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ella Carlotta Cholerton, 30 Henry Street, Ashfield, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death37
Place of burialSheffield (Abbey Lane) Cemetery (Plot F, Row 7, Grave No. 5165), Yorkshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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