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Victor C Roy HOOD

Regimental number1502
Place of birthNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationUpholsterer
Address8 Park Street, Northcote, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Wood, 8 Park Street, Northcote, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Forces
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 19 February 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Victor Charles
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No.6), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
120
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Emily HOOD. Native of Northcote, Victoria

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