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Edward HOCKING

Regimental number14561
Place of birthDaylesford Vic
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationLabourer
Address19 Dana Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Myrtle Hocking, 56 Garton Street, Princes Hill, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/41/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Malwa on 25 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).1

FateReturned to Australia 15 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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