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Herbert Lewis HECKER

Regimental number1159
Place of birthSt Arnaud Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDunolly, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Jas Hecker, Dunolly, Victoria
Enlistment date27 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Date of death30 April 1968
Place of burialFootscray Cemetery

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