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Robert Eglington THOMSON

Regimental number420
Place of birthSale Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStockman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs. I. Thomson, Ormond, Sale, Victoria
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 9
Date: 24 January 1918

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