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Life Summary

Name Alexander George Thornton
Alternative Names
  • George Maidment

29 June, 1914
Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


30 August, 1942 (aged 28)
Papua New Guinea

Occupation *
  • labourer (1929-1939) New South Wales, Australia
  • soldier (1940-1942) Federal, Australia

* Dates are approximate