Thomas Francis LENDRUM

Birthplace
Ireland
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Farmer
Enlisted
6-March-1916
Place
Brisbane
Age
38
Status
Single
Service No
1860
Rank
Private
Unit
41st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcements
Embarked
16-August-1916
Place
Brisbane
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
23-February-1917
Place
Amiens, France
Cemetery or Memorial
Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, France
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

Thomas Lendrum arrived in France in December 1916 following a month in training camp in England. His unit deployed to the front near Amiens in late-January and he was killed in action four weeks later.

 

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