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John Lawson HILL

Regimental number508
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressPort Darwin, Northern Territory
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFriend, Miss M Hart, Atherton, Queensland
Enlistment date6 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 3, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Machine Gun Company
FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Date of death25 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialToowong Cemetery (Plot 0.1/725), Cemetery
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Liverpool, England

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