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George THORPE

Regimental number662
Place of birthDublin Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
Address167 Richmond Road, Fairview, Dublin, Ireland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs B Thorpe, 167 Richmond Road, Fairview, Dublin, Ireland
Enlistment date19 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/2/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialLe Grand Hasard Military Cemetery (Plot 3, Row A, Grave No. 8), Morbecque, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
42
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Alice THORPE

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