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Thompson TOWERS

Regimental number686
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationDriver
Address18 Charles Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Agnes Towers, 18 Charles Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 23 June 1919
Date of death3 November 1948
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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