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Eric William HOPPING

Regimental number2119
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressStewart's Brook, Scone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Hopping, Ramsay Road, Haberfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan MacGillivray on 3 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 June 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 August 1980

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