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Thomas Michael COLBERT

Regimental number2256
Place of birthKapunda, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway ganger
Address70 Whitmore Square, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Bridget Colbert, 70 Whitmore square, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 February 1950
Age at death63
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, South Australia

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