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Eric Molyneaux HOPCRAFT

Regimental number6828
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOverseer
AddressArdonachie Estate, Macarthur, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A M Hopcraft, Ardonachie Estate, Macarthur, Victoria
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Battery 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 September 1965

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