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One of The Original 500

Walter L Thistle
Regt # 215

Service Record
Father: Davis Thistle
Address: 50 Long's Hill, St. John's, NL
Age: 20 Yrs Old
Enlisted: Sept 4th, 1914
12.7.16 Roll call following attack 1.7.16 with battalion 
13.10.16 GSW L Thigh Adm 48th CCS trans to BCS
13.10.16   Adm 26th Gen Hosp Etaples
16.10.16   To Eng per H/S Astureas
14.12.16   Furlough to 13.12.16
13.12.16   Attached E Co Depot
26.4.17   Disembarked Rouen
14.6.17 Joined Battalion in Field  
3.12.17 Missing France
9.12.19 Prisoner of War not wounded, camp not stated
13.1.18 Particulars of Address Coy 32B; Gefangenlage, Dulmen, Westfalia, Germany
  Change of Address Schneidemuhl; No 7 Coy Gefangenlage
25.12.18 Released Arrived Leith 25.12.18 SS Russ Cat A
27.12.18 Released Anjois Ripon Proceeded to Depot 27.12.18
27.12.18 Posted to H Co 2nd Batt Winchester 27.12.18  
28.12.18 Proceeded on Furlough from 28.12.18 - 28.2.19  
3.1.19 Repatriated per SS Scohan from Liverpool to St. John NB  
20.1.19 Arrived Newfoundland  
20.1.19 Granted leave to 20.2.19  

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GSW Gun Shot Wound

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