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John Patrick HODGSON

Regimental number569
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
SchoolSt Augustines Convent School, Wodonga, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressSouth Street, Wodonga, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, E Hodgson, South Street, Wodonga, Victoria
Enlistment date4 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 February 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death24.4
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 20), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edwin and Jeanie HODGSON, South Street, Wodonga, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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