Regimental number336
Date of birth14 May 1895
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressTiara Station, Walcha, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Thompson, Tiara Station, Walcha, New South Wales
Previous military service18th Infantry
Enlistment date11 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name19th Battalion, A Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 14 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death14 November 1916
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 37), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 408 Pte Albert James THOMPSON, 18th Bn, killed in action, 27 August 1915; 3411 Corporal Raymond THOMPSON, 34th Bn, killed in action, 18 August 1918; Brother-in-law: 273 Lance Sergeant Percy Oscar MAXEY, 19th Bn, killed in action 3 May 1917.