Benjamin Thomas HODGE

Regimental number1006
Place of birthLidcombe, Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolPyrmont School, Sydney, New South Wales
Other trainingCompulsory and Militia
AddressHagelmere, 88 Quarry Street, Ultimo, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs E Hodge, Quarry Street, Ultimo, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death16 August 1915
Age at death21
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2147 Pte Francis Stephen HODGE, 2nd Bn, killed in action, 9 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal