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Charles Wolseley THOMPSON

AddressWoodbine, Moppity Road, Young, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs E H Thompson, Woodbine, Moppitty Road, Young, New South Wales
Previous military service18th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29455 (28 January 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 44 (6 April 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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