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Joseph Andrew HOARE

Regimental number1600
Place of birthDonald, Victoria
SchoolDonald State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressWood Street, Donald, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Height5' 8.875"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Hoare, Wood Street, Donald, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Colonial Forces, Donald.
Enlistment date10 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 November 1914
Place of enlistmentWarragul, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death20 August 1915
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burial7th Field Ambulance Cemetery (Special Memorial A.22), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Mary HOARE, Donald, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Wounded in action, week ending 21 August 1915 (bullet wound, right shoulder).

Died of wounds, 20 August 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOARE Joseph Andrew

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