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Joseph Patrick WOODTHORPE

Regimental number31652
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
Address363 Fitzgerald Street, North Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, John Woodthorpe, 363 Fitzgerald Street, North Perth, Western Australia
Previous military service37th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 24, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/134/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 31651 Driver Charles Augustus WOODTHORPE, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 28 February 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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