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Francis Charles HOCKING

Regimental number6401
Place of birthMurgheboluc Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCockatoo Creek, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W S Hocking, Cockatoo Creek, Victoria
Enlistment date15 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 11 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 July 1979

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