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John William HUDSON

Regimental number3114
Place of birthWaverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Place of birthWaverley, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStationery assistant
AddressAvoca Street, Randwick, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, S M Hudson, Avoca Street, Randwick, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death23
Place of burialSunden Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 15), Contalmaison, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sidney HUDSON, 165 Avoca Street, Randwick, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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