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Harold James THOMPSON

Regimental number57463
Date of birth28 November 1889
Place of birthTraralgon, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNo. 12 Brunning Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27 years 11 months
Height 5' 8.75"
Weight131 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hettie Thompson, No. 12 Brunning Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 December 1917
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Unit name4th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date22 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Malta', 3 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 22 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, THOMPSON Harold James

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