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Regimental number1763
Place of birthSunderland, Durham, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWarren Street, Fort Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Thompson, Warren Street, Fort Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDied of disease 14 February 1916
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 315), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Minnie THO9MPSON; husband of Margaret THOMPSON, "Rangemere", Barker Street, Brisbane, Queensland

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