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Daniel Joseph THORNTON

Regimental number3543
Place of birthNimmitabel New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressNimitybelle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Thornton, Nimitybelle, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3543A
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Miscellaneous detailsAlso embarked INF2REIN15

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