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William Aubrey HILL

Regimental number6284
Place of birthHyde Park, Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolState School (Adelaide? Broughton, Victoria?)
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressLorquon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W Hill, Lorquon, Victoria
Enlistment date19 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 May 1918
Place of death or woundingHazebrouck, France
Age at death29
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 14), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth HILL, Lilimur, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 388 Douglas George HILL, 8th Light Horse, returned to Australia.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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