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William THOMPSON

Regimental number1098
Place of birthTurakina New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Wm Thompson Manaia, North Island, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Wm Thompson, Manaia North Island, New Zealand
Enlistment date1 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10-14 May 1915
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Special Memorial, Row B, Grave No. 5), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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