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Austin HEPBURN

Regimental number576
Date of birth6 September 1893
Place of birthEast Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolXavier College, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressArcadia, Spring Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinT R Hepburn, Arcadia, Spring Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
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Lieutenant


Unit: 23rd Battalion
Promotion date: 23 August 1917

Other details from Roll of Honour CircularJoined the Bank of New South Wales, Melbourne branch, 1 August 1913.
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
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War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Sources'Bank of New South Wales Roll of Honour' (Sydney, 1921), p. 181.

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