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Edgar Cosser THOMPSON

Regimental number12412
Place of birthCarlton Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressKew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J H Thompson, 29 Edgevale Road, Kew, Victoria
Previous military service53rd Infantry
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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