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Harold Crofton HIBBARD

Regimental number3148
Place of birthSouthbridge New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address244 Campbell Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Hibbard, 140 Aikman's Road, St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 October 1917
Place of burialNine Elms British Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 10), Poperinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
143
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Alice HIBBARD, 140 Aikmans road, St. Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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