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Private James Norrie Thornton
Date of death: 09/04/1917 (aged 22)
Cemetery: DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN
Son of William Thornton, of 28, Wellington St., Aberdeen. Native of Fraserburgh.
Private Henry Thornton
Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
Date of death: 10/08/1918 (aged 26)
Cemetery: VIGNACOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Son of Henry and Sarah Ann Thornton, of Goornong, Victoria, Australia.