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Arthur Samuel HUGHES

Regimental number427
Place of birthDimboola, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationManufacturer
AddressStawell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Samuel Hughes, Stawell, Victoria
Enlistment date16 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: 6 November 1915

FateKilled in Action 29 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death24
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 39), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
101
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Annie HUGHES. Native of Dimboola, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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