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Arthur Stanley HOODLESS

Regimental number1872
Place of birthWestbury, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Westbury, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressRailton, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eva Annie Hoodless, Railton, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 February 1917
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBazentin-Le-Petit Military (Row G, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
56
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Eva HOODLESS, Railton, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother
Other details

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

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