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Andrew Thomas HOOD

Regimental number778
Place of birthNapier New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSalesman
AddressTe Hapara, Gisborne, Poverty Bay, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Andrew Hood, Te Hapara, Gisborne, Poverty Bay, New Zealand
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of accidental injuries 30 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Fate incorrectly entered on Nominal Roll as KIA 30/4/19.
Place of burialSte Marie Cemetery (Division 62, Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 4), Le Havre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrecty entered on Embarkation roll as Gisborne.

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