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James Scholes HOGG

Regimental number566
Place of birthGoodna, Queensland
SchoolIpswich Grammar School, Queensland
AddressGreenmount, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Martha Hogg, Greenmount via Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 August 1917
Place of death or woundingSteinwerck, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row X, Grave No. 13), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Martha HOGG, 'Geraldine', Greenmount, Queensland. Native of Goodna, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 808 Corporal Richard Hume HOGG, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 13 March 1919; 807 Pte William Ballantine HOGG, 25th Bn, returned to Australia, 26 December 1916; Sister: Staff Nurse Jessie HOGG, Australian Army Nursing Service, discharged, 24 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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