Eric Henry Raymond Linthorne

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Personal Information
Date of Birth 16 Oct 1890
Place of Birth Dongara, Western Australia
Death 9 May 1935
Place of Death Arrino, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 26
Occupation Station Master
Religion Church of England
Military Information
Unit/Formation not allocated
Date of Embarkation did not leave Australia
Medals Nil


Pre War

Married Idahlia G Criddle in the Irwin district during 1911.

Electoral Roll entries - 1916 night officer, GinGin.

Post Office Directory for 1914 has him as a guard, at Mingenew

War Service

It appears that in 1917 he attempted to join the AIF, but either did not go through with it, or was rejected on medical grounds. His early death might suggest he had health problems.

However, he is the only likely match for the name on the Mundijong Monument LINGTHORPE.


Post War

Wife Gertrude died 25 Nov 1933 aged 41. Electoral Roll entries - 1925 Coorow, Stationmaster; 1926- 35 Arrino, Stationmaster

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