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John Victor William HOPPER

Regimental number6332
Date of birth6 February 1893
Place of birthBrisbane Qld
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFireman
AddressAlmo Cottage, Harcourt Street, Teneriffe, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Hopper, Almo Cottage, Harcourt Street, Teneriffe, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date30 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Brigade Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Discharge date27 November 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Persic', 13 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 2 September 1919, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged, 27 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 August 1949
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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