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Regimental number3127
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolNorth St Leonards Superior Public School, Crows Nest, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWollombie, Nesbit Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Hurley, Wollombie, Newbit Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 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
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3127A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 October 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23.4
Place of burialNorwich Cemetery (54, 692), Norfolk, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Ann HURLEY, 16 Nesbiyy Street, North Sydney
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6320Lance Corporal William Henry HURLEY, 18th Bn, died of wounds, 1 September 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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