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Arthur Thompson WARTMAN

Regimental number57467
Date of birth12 October 1899
Place of birthRichmond, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address'Werona', 45 Edward Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18 years 3 months
Height5' 7"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Heikeman George Middleton Wartman, 'Werona', 45 Edward Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 8 months in Citizen Forces, 4 years in Senior Cadets
Enlistment date14 January 1918
Place of enlistmentHawthorn, 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 Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date4 November 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Dunluce Castle', 18 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 30 August 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 4 November 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death2 May 1939
SourcesNAA: B2455, WARTMAN Arthur Thompson

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