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Francis Gordon HILL

Regimental number1279
Place of birthNative Valley South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Frank Hill, Callington, South Australia
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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