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DNA IDs lost WWI soldier

DNA IDs lost WWI soldier

By Luke Voogt A DNA test has identified missing Geelong-born soldier Alfred Thompson almost 102 years after he died in the Battle of Fromelles. Oldest living relative Brian Thompson only discovered his great uncle Alfred a few years ago, when the Fromelles Association of Australia tracked him down. “It’s unreal,” the 80-year-old from Portarlington said. […]

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