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John Stanley HAWKINS

Regimental number6074
Place of birthLilliman, Victoria
SchoolMunyabla
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressHenty, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bridget Hawkins, Burki Mail, Henty, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 31 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 October 1917
Age at death23
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row F, Grave No. 2A), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
99
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Bridget HAWKINS, Mangoplah, via Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 59399 Pte Laurence Edward HAWKINS, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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