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George Arthur HOCKING

Regimental number5029
Place of birthBallarat Vic
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTurner and fitter
AddressFootscray, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs M A Hocking, 4 Byron Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date14 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Date of death17 August 1973
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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