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Harold James THORNTON

Regimental number9991
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressBursbay Road, Longueville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Ernest Henry Thornton, Bursbay Road, Longueville, New South Wales
Previous military service37th S M Field Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPROV CPL
Unit name9th Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Company Engineers
FateDischarged 16 March 1917

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