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Duncan James THOMPSON

Regimental number2894
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressMeekatharra, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinSister, Mrs Grace Merchant, 142 Summer Street, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 21 February 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 September 1970

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