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Leslie George THORPE

Regimental number2740
Place of birthRichmond South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationChainman
AddressRobert Street, Croydon, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Charlotte Thorpe, 175 Gover Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date20 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollDental Service
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 November 1954
Age at death65
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 22, Grave No. 74), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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