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Clement Vercoe HILL

Regimental number56085
Place of birthKadina, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCompositor
AddressEastwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, G Hill, 31 Park Terrace, Eastwood, South Australia
Previous military service74th Infantry; Served in the Senior Cadets, then in the 74th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date13 May 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1 to 6 (SA) Reinforcements (May-Oct 1918)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 23 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Other details

War service: embarked from Melbourne, 23 July 1918; disembarked London, 27 September 1918. Taken on strength, 1st Training Bn, 27 September 1918. commenced return to Australia, 3 September 1919; disembarked in Adelaide, 18 October 1919; discharged, 4 November 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death26 October 1954
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 22, Grave No 59), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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