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William Thomas HART

Regimental number2418
Place of birthPort Victoria, South Australia
SchoolPublic School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFisherman
AddressPort Victoria, South Australia
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Elizabeth Hart, Port Victoria, South Australia
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 21 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 June 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialDive Copse British Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 3, South of War Stone), Sailly-le-Sec, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
110
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Annie HART, Port Victoria, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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