James Benjamin THOMAS

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THOMAS, James Benjamin

Service Number: 8111
Enlisted: 16 May 1913
Last Rank: Able Seaman
Last Unit: HMAS AE1 (Submarine)
Born: St Helens, England, 16 May 1883
Home Town: Marrickville, Marrickville, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Drowned in accidental loss of vessel), St George's Channel, Papua New Guinea, 14 September 1914, aged 31 years
Cemetery: Plymouth Naval Memorial
No known grave (at sea)
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Plymouth Naval Memorial to the Missing / Lost at Sea
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Non Warlike Service

16 May 1913: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Ordinary Seaman

World War 1 Service

14 Sep 1914: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Able Seaman, SN 8111, HMAS AE1 (Submarine)

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