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William Eric HOOD

Regimental number3412
Place of birthMelbourne Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressFootscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Samuel Hood, 54 Austin Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Date of death2 November 1957
Place of burialFootscray Cemetery

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