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William Charles THOMPSON

Regimental number25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address63 Yarra Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Charles Alexander Thompson, 69 Yarra Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Previous military service34th Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, C Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: FLY Sqn 1
Promotion date: 25 January 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: FLY Sqn 1
Promotion date: 25 April 1918

FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919

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