The AIF Project

Hector Harold FORD

Regimental number69
Date of birth3 December 1895
Place of birthMoree New South Wales
OccupationMusician
Addressc/o R L Ford, GPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr. Ford, GPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other detailsSon of Henry Lyons and Susan Emma (nee Dodds) Ford

Print format