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Selby William HODDY

Regimental number2582
Place of birthNortham Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPO, Northam, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Hoddy, PO, Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2067 Corporal Lionel Peter HODDY, 16th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 September 1917; 56338 Pte Herbert Thomas HODDY, Australian Motor Transport Section, returned to Australia, 12 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 July 1948
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery

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