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Regimental number3076
Place of birthOntario, Canada
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressToterdin, Merredin, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, C H Hipkiss, 165 Roodend Road, Oldbury, England
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRue-Petillon Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Mary HIPKISS, The Grove, Uley, Dursley, England

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