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Gordon Grey Carrouthers HAWKINS

Regimental number496
Place of birthPortland, Victoria
Other NamesGordon Gray
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionProtestant
OccupationElectrical engineer
Address64 Park Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs S P Hawkins, Woodacres, Casterton, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death25 April 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialNo. 2 Outpost Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 23), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
50
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Isabella HAWKINS. Native of Portland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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