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John Henry HILTON

Regimental number33636
Place of birthTarcutta New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressFlinders Street, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emma R Hilton, 26 O'Connell Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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