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Regimental number906
Place of birthMaidstone, Kent, England
Place of birthMaidstone, England
SchoolBethane School, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia33
ReligionChurch of England
Address5 Woolcott Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Louisa Hodgson, 5 Woolcott Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Boae War. Scots Guards
Enlistment date17 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death40
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XIX, Row E, Grave No.3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Elizabeth Hodgson; husband of Louisa HODGSON, 3 Woollcot Street, Darlnghurst, New South Wales

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