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Harold William HITCHCOCK

Regimental number21984
Place of birthKalgoorlie Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFoundry hand
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, H Hitchcock, 199 Holland Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date28 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Battery 107
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 January 1974

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