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Arnold Kingsley HOSKING

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressWollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Charles Hosking, 'Yonga', Church Hill, Wollongong, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row C, Grave No. 24), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Wollongong General Cemetery, New South Wales. Parents: John and Emily HOSKING, Wollongong, New South Wales
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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