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Albert Edward THOMPSON

Regimental number3279
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBenalla PO, Benalla, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Winifred F Thompson, Benalla PO, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date10 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 January 1966
Place of burialWangaratta Cemetery

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