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John William THOMPSON

Regimental number61932
Place of birthCowra, New South Wales
Place of birthCorowa, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarrier
Address143 Swanson Street, South Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs B R Thompson, 143 Swanson Street, South Geelong, Victoria
Previous military service69th Infantry
Enlistment date2 July 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Zealandic on 5 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th General Service Reinforcements
FateDied of disease 6 February 1919
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSutton Veny (St. John) Churchyard (Plot 53, Row C, Grave No. 20), Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
100
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John William and Beatrice Rosalind THOMPSON

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