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Reuben Stanley THOMPSON

Regimental number7916
Place of birthFitzroy Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
Address22 St James Road, Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Helen Thompson, 22 St James Road, Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military service7th A F A Brigade
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

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