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Connell Thomas





Born Hobart Tasmania the son of Joseph John and Violet Mary Connel (nee Rainford) a labourer he embarked Hobart Tasmania 20th October 1914 on board “HMAT Geelong” with the 12th Infantry Battalion.


He died 8th August 1915 from wounds received on the Gallipoli Peninsula and is commemorated in Beach Cemetery Gallipoli Turkey.






                                   Photo Courtesy Lisa Taylor




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