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Hercules Olando Herbert THOMPSON

Regimental number8487
Place of birthNairne South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLeather dresser
AddressGordon Street, Elgin, Kilkenny, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Evelyn Victoria McCave Thompson, Gordon Street, Elgin, Kilkenny, South Australia
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919

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