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Robert THOMPSON

Regimental number5408
Place of birthGateshead New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressHighland Avenue, Bankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Thompson, Highland Avenue, Bankstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 September 1987

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