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Regimental number624
Place of birthCanterbury, England
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Overseas Club, Flinders Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Edward Hedgecock, 8 Park Street, Deal, Kent, England
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialHebecourt British Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Sarah HEDGECOCK, 8 Park Street, Deal, Kent, England
Discharge datea

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