John Gardiner THOMPSON

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THOMPSON, John Gardiner

Service Numbers: 4926, 4926A
Enlisted: 20 October 1915, Seymour, Vic.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 5th Pioneer Battalion
Born: Eaglehawk, Victoria, Australia, 1891
Home Town: California Gully, Greater Bendigo, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Killed in action, France, 26 November 1916
Cemetery: AIF Burial Ground, Grass Lane, Flers
Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 4
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World War 1 Service

20 Oct 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4926, 7th Infantry Battalion, Seymour, Vic.
7 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, SN 4926, 7th Infantry Battalion
7 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, SN 4926, 7th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Wiltshire, Melbourne
17 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 5th Pioneer Battalion, Egypt. New SN 4926A
19 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4926A, 5th Pioneer Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)
26 Nov 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4926A, 5th Pioneer Battalion, Flers/Gueudecourt

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