Private Frederick Sydney Thompson

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Saturday 5 May 1917 (aged 18)

Connected records

Record:
THOMPSON, FREDERICK SYDNEY
Additional information:
Son of the late Samuel Alexander and Ann Matilda Thompson. Born at Sydney, New South Wales.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. E. 4.
Country:
Australian

Possible matches

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Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1816062)
Name recorded:
Private Thompson, Frederick 1754
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2423325)
Name recorded:
Lieutenant Thompson, Sydney Frederick
Unit:
5th Australian Field Artillery Brigade
Record identifier:
People (P10959587)
Name recorded:
Lieutenant Sydney Frederick Thompson
Unit:
5th Australian Field Artillery Brigade
Date of enlistment:
3 September 1915
Date returned to Australia:
20 May 1919
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1957805)
Name recorded:
Private Thompson, Frederick 352
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1956652)
Name recorded:
Private Thompson, Frederick Richard 128
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1995649)
Name recorded:
Gunner Thompson, Frederick William Forbes 37923
Unit:
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1934683)
Name recorded:
Lieutenant Thompson, Hugh Frederick
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10958921)
Name recorded:
Private Frederick Sydney Thompson 6808
Unit:
4th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
18 July 1916
Date of fate:
5 May 1917
Record identifier:
People (P10586201)
Name recorded:
Private Frederick Sydney Thompson 6808
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
8 November 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R2039498)
Name recorded:
Corporal Thompson, Frederick William 183
Unit:
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Name:
Private J Thompson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 100 Field Ambulance (page 204)
Name:
Private R Thompson
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 289)
Name:
Private J Thompson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 100 Field Ambulance (page 204)
Name:
Private J Thompson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Dragoon Guards (page 423)
Name:
Captain Agg Thompson
Context:
author
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 Sanitary Section (page 213)
Name:
Private A Thompson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 803)
Name:
Lieutenant M B Thompson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 93)
Name:
Private G B Thompson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
4 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 93)