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James THOMPSON

Regimental number2262
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBricklayer
Address26 Richardson Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Thompson, Knockenbooty, Southwark Dumfries, Scotland
Enlistment date15 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied as a result of accident 9 January 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*noted as THOMSON on NR
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDartmoor Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 5), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Spelt THOMSON. Parents: James and Elizabeth THOMSON, Knockenhooly, Southwick, Dumfries, Scotland

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