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James Simpson Scott THOMSON

Regimental number12320
Place of birthScotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCordial maker
Address32 Wesley Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs J Thomson, 32 Wesley Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military service86th Infantry
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Howitzer Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 June 1950
Place of burialPemberton General Cemetery

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