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Milton Frank THORNTON

Regimental number91
Place of birthCamden New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTailor
AddressArgyle Street, Camden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinThornton, Argyle Street, Camden, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentBugler
Unit name3rd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1915
Date of death19 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burial4th Battalion Parade Ground Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 8), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mahala Thornton, Argyle Street, Camden, New South Wales

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