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Cecil Phillip HOSKING

Regimental number897
Place of birthGeeveston Tas
Other NamesCecil Philip
ReligionCongregational
OccupationLabourer
Address259 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lilian Hosking, 259 Bathurst Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 March 1963
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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