The AIF Project

William Henry THORPE

Regimental number6769
Place of birthAuckland New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCompositor
Address'Nandi', Stanley Street, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, W B Thorpe, Mt Pleasant Road, Mt Eden, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, 8th Field Ambulance Sections B and C
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death6 September 1969

Print format