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Henry Richmond HANSEN

Regimental number19675
Place of birthColac, Victoria
SchoolState School, Footscray, No. 253, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address201 Ballarat Road, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Hansen, 201 Ballarat Road, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date6 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 2 October 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Henry Richard
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialVendencourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 9), Maisseny, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Carsandra HANSEN, 167 Ballarat Road, Footscray, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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