|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||India|
|School||Monmouth Grammar School, Monmouthshire, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Brother, W Hopkinson, Lancaster Gate, London, W, England|
|Previous military service||Served for 2.75 years in Sharpshooters, South Africa (Boer War) (6 months as Sergeant; balance as Quartersmaster); 9 months in South African Constabulary; 2.25 years as Acting Quartermaster Sergeant, Royal Australian Artillery.|
|Rank on enlistment||HON LT (QM)|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, Headquarters|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Captain|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Appointed Lieutenant, 1 July 1915.
Wounded in action, Gallipoli, 8-9 August 1915 (gun shot wound, right arm); admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance, 9 August 1915; transferred to No 2 General Hospital, Ghezireh, 12 August 1915; to England, 15 September 1915.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland, 11 March 1916.
Re-embarked Melbourne, 14 February 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 11 April 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 3 November 1917; rejoined 7th Bn, Belgium, 8 November 1917.
On leave to Paris, 16 February 1918; rejoined Bn from leave, 26 February 1918.
Classified B111 by Medical Board, 4 July 1918 (neurasthenia); transferred to England on sick leave, 16 July 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 12 December 1918; appointment terminated (discharged), 21 April 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HOPKINSON Albert|