Thomas Cecil Wells WATSON

Badge Number: S80688, Sub Branch: Hayhurst

WATSON, Thomas Cecil Wells

Service Number: 2120
Enlisted: 31 January 1916, Enlisted in Sydney
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Light Horse Regiment
Born: Wellington, New South Wales, 1895
Home Town: Waverley, Waverley, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Hairdresser
Memorials: New South Wales Garden of Remembrance (Rookwood Necropolis)
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World War 1 Service

31 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2120, Enlisted in Sydney
16 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, 2120, 7th Light Horse Regiment
16 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, 2120, 7th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Malakuta, Sydney
17 Sep 1920: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 2120, Served in Plaestine 1916-1919

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

18 July 1920 - Returned to Australia on board Kigoma

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

14 June 1962 - Wrote to Base Reocrds requesting a copy of his Discharge Paper so the he could apply for a Service Pension

RSL Information

2 July 1962 - Joined Hayhurst Sub Branch from NSW; address waas Flat 2 Derwwnet Court, Warwick Avenue, Grassmere

19 June 1963 - Transferred to Gosford Sub Branch, NSW; last known address was  Foresters Beach, NSW