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Arthur THORPE

Regimental number2748
Place of birthBraidwood New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMungarlowe via Braidwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, George Thorpe, Mungarlowe via Braidwood, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Date of death27 March 1947
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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