Thomas MALTBY

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MALTBY, Thomas

Service Number: 1864
Enlisted: 1 April 1916, Cairns, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 41st Infantry Battalion
Born: Eyam, England, 1894
Home Town: Peeramon, Tablelands, Queensland
Schooling: Eyam C of E School
Occupation: Farm hand
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 5 October 1917
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

1 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1864, Cairns, Queensland
16 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1864, 41st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
16 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1864, 41st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Boorara, Brisbane
5 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1864, 41st Infantry Battalion, Broodseinde Ridge

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Biography contributed by John Edwards

Brother of 1863 Sgt. Frank Maltby M.M. (/explore/people/205201) 41st Infantry Battalion, who returned from the war and was discharged on 24 Dec 1918