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Reginald Joseph Bowerman THOMPSON

Regimental number621
Place of birthPort Fairy, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address61 York Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 9"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinJ B Thompson, 61 York Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date7 December 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSignal Troop 3, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 22 January 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Miscellaneous detailsThird given name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Vawerma.

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