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Walter Frederick THOMPSON

Regimental number3340
Date of birth31 August 1894
Place of birthSouthwark, South Australia
SchoolThebarton State School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationPrinter's machinist
Address15 Bean's Road, Southwark, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs S A Thompson, 15 Bean's Road, Southwark, South Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th AHTMB
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Discharge dateDischarged at cessation of hostilities
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, France, Belgium

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