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Thomas Edward ASHTON

Regimental number2570
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationTurner and fitter
Address110 Hubert Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Appleton Ashton, 110 Hubert Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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