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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Pte Thomas Henry Swaby.

All Australia Memoria - Victoria


Swaby T H             Pte    228    Thomas Henry              2 Field Amb    30    Ironmoulder    Single    Bap       

Address:    Essendon, Morton St, 17   

Next of Kin:    Swaby, E M, Mrs, mother, 17 Morton St, Essendon   

Enlisted:    19 Aug 1914       

Embarked:     A18 Wiltshire 19 Oct 1914   


Relatives on Active Service:

Swaby-C-W-Pte-1508 brother


SWABY.—Parents: Thomas and Elizabeth Swaby, Morton-st., Essendon. Sons enlisted: C. W. Swaby, Dvr., l3th Fld. Engrs.: b. at W. Melbourne, May 23, 1896; educ.  Essendon SS.; plumber; enl. Melbourne, July, 1915; sailed Nov. 23, 1915. War service: Egypt; France (July, 1916).--

T. H. Swaby, Pte., 2nd Fld. Amb., A.M.C.; b. at W. Melbourne, Dec. 18, 1893: educ. Essendon SS.; moulder Oct. 18, 1914. War service: Egypt; Gallipoli (ret. to Egypt with wounded; France (March, 1916).

All Australia Memorial - Victoria p 51


One Thousand Days with the AIF


War Service Commemorated

Essendon Town Hall R-Y

Essendon State School

Moonee Ponds Baptist Church

Patriotic Concert 1914

St John's Presbyterian Church

Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour With the Colours

“Send off to the Essendon Boys”

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