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Victor Branchcombe HALL

Regimental number2916
Place of birthDubbo, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Address'Bundong', Coolabah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 11.75"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, Victor Branchcombe Hall, 'Bundong', Coolabah, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 July 1916
Place of enlistmentDubbo, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Discharge date18 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orca', 19 February 1919; disembarked Sydney, 3 April 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 18 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 April 1973
Place of burialNyngan General Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, HALL Victor Branchcombe

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