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metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.title: Carlestone Thorne
Name: Thorne, Carlestone Harry
Also known as: Thorne, Carlestone Henry
Rank: Private
Service Number: 395
Place of Birth: Croydon (England)
Next of Kin: Jane and William Harry Thorne (deceased) - Parents ; Native of Whyteleafe, Surrey, England.
Biographical notes: Address on enlistment Club Hotel, Port Darwin, Northern Territory. Mother, Jane Thorne, living at 10th Avenue, Maylands, W.A.
Occupation: Cook and baker
Date of Enlistment: 22-Dec-1915
Age at Enlistment: 30
Place of Enlistment: Darwin
Unit: 4th Machine Gun Battalion
Service: Australian Imperial Force
Date of Death: 1918-08-19
Place of Death: Lihons (France)
Place of Burial: Fouquescourt British Cemetery (France)
Service History: Embarked from Melbourne on board HMAT A73 'Commonwealth' with Machine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 5 on 19 September 1916. He was gassed in 1917 and transferred to the 12th Machine Gun Company, 4th MG BN in 1918. Struck behind the ear with a piece of shell.
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metadata.territoryanzacs.dc.subject.*: ANZAC
Australia. Army. Australian and New Zealand Army Corps -- History
World War, 1914-1918 -- Northern Territory
Appears in Collections:Fallen ANZACs

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