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Thomas William Caddy

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Thomas William AWMM
  • Surname
    Caddy AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 3676 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Pre 24 March 1917 AWMM East Brunswick, Victoria AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs Jane Caddy, 58 Barkly Street, East Brunswick, Victoria AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 24 March 1917 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 3676 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 24 March 1917 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Age 42 AWMM
    Drainer/Civilian Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
    Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 9" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      148 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Melbourne, 4 August 1917; disembarked Glasgow, Scotland, 2 October 1917; marched in to No 3 Details Camp, Parkhouse, 3 October 1917. Transferred to Artillery Details, Larkhill, 6 October 1917, and mustered as Gunner.
    Found guilty, 9 November 1917, of overstaying leave at Heytesbury from 6 am to 8 pm, 8 November 1917: admonished, and forfeited 1 day's pay.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 16 January 1918; taken on strength, 10th Field Artillery Brigade, 22 January 1918.
    Appointed Driver, 26 February 1918.
    Wounded in action, 8 August 1918 (shrapnel wound, right shoulder), and admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 22nd General Hospital, 9 August 1918; to 6th Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 15 August 1918; to Australian Convalescent Depot, Havre, 25 August 1918; to Australian General Base Depot, Havre, 12 September 1918; rejoined unit, 20 September 1918.
    Admitted to 134th Field Ambulance, 10 October 1918 (lumbago), and transferred same day to 41st Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train, 11 October 1918, and admitted to 3rd Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 12 October 1918. Transferred to England, 14 October 1918, and admitted to Royal Hampshire Convalescent Hospital, Winchester, 15 October 1918. Discharged on furlough, 8 November 1918, to report to No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 22 November 1918.
    Charged with being absent without leave, 22 November 1918: case dismissed.
    Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 20 January 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 30 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit), 19 June 1919. AWMM
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Death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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