Thomas George WOODS

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WOODS, Thomas George

Service Number: 691
Enlisted: 26 August 1914, Enlisted at Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Brighton, England, 1888
Home Town: Newcastle, Hunter Region, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Died of wounds, 15 General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt, 30 May 1915
Cemetery: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Memorial Cemetery
Plot L, Grave 142
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Swansea Catherine Hill Bay Cornstalk Lodge No 226 G.U.O.F.G Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

26 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 691, Enlisted at Sydney, New South Wales
18 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 691, 2nd Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
18 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 691, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suffolk, Sydney

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Biography

Address of next of kin was Landcross, Sussex, England

28 May 1915 - Wounded in action at Gallipoli, Bullet wound to the neck and chest

19 November 1915 - Letter saying that soldiers blood relatives could not be located

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

12 July 1920 - Personel affects of the soldiers were sent to Public Trustee, Sydney, NSE

27 August 1920 - Public wrote to Base Records stating that they had not been able to locate soldiers blood relatives

14 February 1923 - Public Trustees received a letter from Base Records searching for blood relatives

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