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Bruce Melrose THOMSON

Regimental number3435
Place of birthParramatta New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationShop assistant
AddressAvondale, Cooranbong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, E Thomson, Cooranbong, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 March 1954
Age at death57
Place of burialBowral Cemetery, New South Wales

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