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William Thomas HALL

Regimental number1321
Place of birthJoel Joel, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressJoel Joel, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth A Hall, Pinegrove, Joel Joel, Victoria
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row M, Grave 4), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Stawell Pheasant Creek Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: John Thomas (d. 20 August 1943, aged 86; bu. Stawell Pheasant Creek Cemetery) and Elizabeth Ann (d. 30 April 1958, aged 93; bu. Stawell Pheasant Creek Cemetery) HALL, 'Pine Grove', Joel Joel, Victoria
Family/military connectionsFive cousins died, one won the D.C.M.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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