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William Henry THORBURN

Regimental number3485
Place of birthBairnsdale Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCabinetmaker
AddressKensington, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W Thorburn, 52 Barnett Street, Kensington, Victoria
Previous military service52nd Infantry
Enlistment date6 March 1918
Rank on enlistment2nd Air Mechanic
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, April 1918 Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Zealandic on 5 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
FateDied of disease 14 January 1919

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