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Trooper Dominic Trim

Ancestor Details

Name of Ancestor: Dominic Joseph Trim

Ancestor's date of birth: 23/04/1861

Ancestor's date of death: 19/06/1942

Cause of Death: Influenza and heart Failure.

Service Number: 404

Colony or State of enlistment: NSW, Place of Enlistment: Glen Innes

Unit: D Squadron, 1st NSW Mounted Rifles

Rank attained in Boer War: TPR, Date Effective: On enlistment

Highest Rank attained (if served after war): No evidence of post Boer War service

Murray Page: 69

Contingent: Second New South Wales

Ship: Southern Cross, Date of Sailing: 17/01/1900

Memorial details: War Memorial Glen Innes NSW. Cremated Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Sydney.

Decorations: QSA with, Cape Colony and Dreifontein clasps

Personal Characteristics: Quiet family man with a quick wit.

Reasons to go and fight: Wanted to serve his country.

Details of service in war: Invalided to Australia 6 August 1900. 212 days service.

Service and life after the Boer War: Recieved a dinner in his honour by the citizens of Glen Innes NSW when he returned. Died at Dee Why NSW. No other details provided.

Descendant Details

Name of Descendant: Anne Nancarrow, Ryde NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Barbara Trim, Dee Why NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Sophie Worthington, Dee Why NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Great Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: George Worthington, Dee Why NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: Brenda Reilly, Ryde NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Daughter

Name of Descendant: Robyn Maryska, Dee Why NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Lisa Shaw, Nth Ryde NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Mark Maryska, Seaforth NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: Melanie Dinning, Ryde NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grand Daughter

Name of Descendant: Andrew Nancarrow, Drummoyne NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great Grandson

Name of Descendant: Janine Marsh, Thurgoona NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Great grand daughter

 


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