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Regimental number2255
Place of birthWoollahra, New South Wales
SchoolWoollahra Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address166 Queen Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSo, George Hillier, 166 Queen Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 07-12 August 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Row N, Grave No. 9), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Adolphus and Mary HILLIER. Native of Sydney
Family/military connectionsCousin: Alfred HURLEY, killed in action, France.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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