Arthur THORN


THORN, Arthur

Service Number: 2238
Enlisted: 29 March 1905
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Cavenagh, South Australia, 21 June 1886
Home Town: Port Pirie, Port Pirie City and Dists, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Met chemist
Died: Killed in Service, France, 5 November 1916, aged 30 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Port Pirie Oval WW1 Memorial Gates, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

29 Mar 1905: Enlisted
21 Sep 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2238, 27th Infantry Battalion
21 Sep 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2238, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Star of England, Adelaide

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