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Albert Ernest HUNT

Regimental number4235
Place of birthUnley, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCommercial Bank, Apollo Bay, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Hunt, Address Unknown, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death29
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row Q, Grave No. 23), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Tom adn Lucy HUNT. Native of Unley, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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