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Frederick THORNTON

Regimental number647
Place of birthWoodford N/A
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimber getter
AddressKilcoy, Woodford, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Thornton, Kilcoy, Woodford, Queensland
Enlistment date17 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 19 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 7 January 1919

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