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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Frederick David Thompson -

unknown person Name : Frederick David Thompson

Son of : the late David Thompson (died 1914) and Mary Jane Thompson (née Young), of Farringford Farm Cottage, Freshwater, Isle of Wight.

Born : 1881, Brighstone.

  Census information :

1891 : David and [Mary] Jane Thompson, with their children including Frederick aged 9, are at Drapers, Brook Side, Brighstone. David Thompson is a Farm Servant (Carter).

1901 : David and Mary Thompson, with their children including Frederick aged 19, are at Bartlett's Farm, Brading. David Thompson is a Shepherd, Frederick David Thompson is an Agricultural Labourer.

1911 : David and Jane Thompson are at 37 Prince St, Ryde. David Thompson is a Carter.

Frederick David Thompson emigrated to Australia at about the age of 24, settling in Sydney, and continued to work as a labourer. He was killed in action at Gallipoli.
  Service Details :

Private 352 Frederick David Thompson, 2nd Bn. Australian Infantry

  Casualty Details :

Died : 20 May 1915 aged 35.

Buried at : Lone Pine (Australian) Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.

CWGC record ...
Australian War Memorial record ...
Australian Imperial Forces Project record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Brighstone War Memorial
St Mary's Church Roll of Honour
  Photographs :

Australian War Memorial Panel 34

Panel 34

Photo provided by : Sandra McKessar of the Spirits of Gallipoli website.
  Acknowledgments :

Janet Griffin for research
  Page status :
Page last updated : 17 August 2012


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