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William HOY

Regimental number21231
Place of birthEccles Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hoy, Eccles, Berwickshire, Scotland
Enlistment date26 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death2 August 1972

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