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John Alexander THOMSON

Regimental number20160
Place of birthMoonee Ponds Victoria
Address'Carshalton', Queen's Avenue, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs F Thomson, Queen's Avenue, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentBattalion Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 32
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Artillery Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

Date of death25 April 1959
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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