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David Hendrick THOMSON

Regimental number6755
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarrier
AddressUpper Beaconsfield PO, Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, David Thomas, Upper Beaconsfield PO, Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria
Previous military service13th Light Horse
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Battery 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death5 February 1956

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