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Thomas George THORPE

Regimental number244
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngineer
AddressFrampton, Petril Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, George Thomas Thorpe, 'Frampton', Petril Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date23 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 243 Lt John William THORPE, 2nd Machine Gun Bn, returned to Australia, 26 July 1919.
Date of death14 June 1974

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