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Herbert Thomas HAMPTON

Regimental number*2502
Place of birthOnehunga New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
Address76 Flinders Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Mrs A J Roberts, St Leonard's Road, Devonport, Auckland, New Zealand
Enlistment date1 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column Section 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Great coolness and devotion to duty during heavy bombardment. (Noreuil, 16 April 1917).
Recommendation date: 21 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia No date of fate entered on Nom
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174
Date: 11 October 1917

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