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Herbert HOLE

Regimental number2338
Place of birthHarrow, Victoria
SchoolHarrow State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressHarrow, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, John Hole, Harrow, Victoria
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 November 1917
Place of death or woundingPloegsteert, Belgium
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 18), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth HOLE
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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