Thomas Arthur GREEN

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GREEN, Thomas Arthur

Service Number: 4501
Enlisted: 7 September 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 46th Infantry Battalion
Born: Eastwood, South Australia, 2 May 1883
Home Town: Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Sturt Street Public School and Hogg & Muirden College
Occupation: Accountant
Died: Killed in Action, Pozières, France, 9 August 1916, aged 33 years
Cemetery: Pozières British Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

7 Sep 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4501, Melbourne, Victoria
28 Jan 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4501, 5th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
28 Jan 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4501, 5th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Themistocles, Melbourne
9 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4501, 46th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Biography contributed by Catherine Birch

Father William GREEN and Mother Louise Marie Green (nee ZSCHORN) of Park Terrace, Eastwood, SA

Biography contributed by John Edwards

"LATE PTE. T. A. GREEN.

Mrs. L. M. Green, of Park terrace, Eastwood, has received information that her son, Pte. T. A. Green, was killed in action in France on August 9. The deceased, who was 33 years of age, was the youngest son of the late Mr. William Green. At one time he was employed in the office of Elder, Smith, & Co., Limited, and for many years occupied the position of Secretary to the Goldfields Diamond Drilling Company, Kalgoorlie. Prior to his enlistment Pte. Green was in business for himself in Victoria." - from the Adelaide Observer 23 Sep 1916 (nla.gov.au)

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