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Richard Harold THORLEY

Regimental number15056
Place of birthPreston Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGas engine driver
AddressCharles Street, Northam, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, C Thorley, Charles Street, Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 15, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15057 Driver Claude THORLEY, 13th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 1 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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