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Andrew Victor HONMAN

Place of birthWilliamstown, Victoria
SchoolChurch of England School, Melbourne University, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
Address30 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Dr Andrew Honman, 30 Powlett Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollA.A.M.O.
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', 4th Supplement, No 29644 (11 July 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No 176 (30 November 1916.

FateDied of wounds 20 June 1917
Place of death or woundingPloegsteert, Belgium
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military (Plot VI, Row A, Grave No. 26), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
182
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: A. and M. HONMAN, 85 Spring Street, Melbourne

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