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Claude Hamilton THORNTON

Regimental number51718
Place of birthPort Melbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCaddie master
Address312 Punt Road, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs M S Thornton, 312 Punt Road, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919

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