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William Thomas THOMPSON

Regimental number513
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address51 Russell Street, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Wm T Thompson, 51 Russell Street, Victoria Park, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 January 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialHazelbrouck Communal Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
138
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: W.T. and E.E. THOMPSON, 51 Basinghall Street, Victoria Park, Western Australia. Native of London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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