Thomas Henry MELLING

MELLING, Thomas Henry

Service Number: 137
Enlisted: 6 January 1916
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 33rd Infantry Battalion
Born: Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia, 30 March 1886
Home Town: Tenterfield, Tenterfield Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Teamster
Died: Perforated Pyloric ulcer - accidental ingestion of poison, Stanthorpe, Queensland, Australia, 26 March 1927, aged 40 years
Cemetery: Tenterfield Cemetery, NSW
TC- CE Row K, Lot 9a
Memorials: Bottle & Tunglebung Creeks Bonalbo District HR, Mallanganee WW1 Roll of Honour, New South Wales Garden of Remembrance (Rookwood Necropolis)
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World War 1 Service

6 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 137, 36th Infantry Battalion
13 May 1916: Involvement Private, 137, 36th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '17' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Beltana embarkation_ship_number: A72 public_note: ''
13 May 1916: Embarked Private, 137, 36th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Beltana, Sydney
8 Jan 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 36th Infantry Battalion
30 Apr 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Corporal, 33rd Infantry Battalion
3 May 1919: Embarked AIF WW1, Corporal, 137, 33rd Infantry Battalion, HT Leicestershire, England for return to Australia - arriving Sydney 22 June 1919.
6 Aug 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Corporal, 137, 33rd Infantry Battalion

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