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Raymond Slade THORNTON

Regimental number224
Place of birthPhillip Island Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLetter carrier
Address55 Donald Street, Prahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinA Thornton, 55 Donald Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 27 May 1915
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No.127), Lemnos, Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184

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