A Tasmanian Story
Henry Charles Trowbridge was a grocer's assistant from Branxholme, in the NE of Tasmania. He embarked from Adelaide on the 29th January 1915 aboard HMAT Botanist & joined the, 5th Reinforcements, 3rd Light Horse Regiment. Tpr Trowbridge died of wounds on 1 November 1917, at Beersheba, aged 22 years. A gumtree was planted at the head of his grave.Can you tell us more?