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Harry Ernest  Thurston

Name on Board HE Thurston
Name on Service
Harry Ernest   Thurston
Enlistment Age 35
Occupation Tailor
Place of Birth Maidstone, England
Next of Kin Esther Thurston
Address 54 Dover St, Maidstone, England
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 19/08/1914
Service No. 609
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 19/10/1914
Embarkation Ship HMAT Hororata A20
Unit on Embarkation 6th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 25/04/1915
Unit on Death 6th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Cemetery or Memorial Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Additional Information Reference on second last page of service records to letter from Cr Henderson, Williamstown noted on service records. Harry Thurston sailed with the First Convoy of 38 ships which departed from Albany, Western Australia on 1 November 1914.
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