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John Thomas THOMPSON

Regimental number1831
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFitter and turner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinSister, Miss B Thompson, Belford Terrace, North Shields on Tyne, England
Enlistment date5 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 14 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
States date of death 17th March, 1918

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