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Edward Francis HOEY

Regimental number3371
Place of birthTory Street, Queenstown, Port Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolSouth West, Boulder, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmiths striker
AddressPO, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Andrews, PO, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Previous military serviceCommonwealth Military Forces
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death21
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 36, Grave No. 7), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John adn Adelaide HOEY, Kalgoorlie, South Australia

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