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Regimental number3052
Place of birthBirtley Shields, England
SchoolBirtley Church School, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionChurch of England
AddressRichmond, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hanna Hutchinson, Bartley Shields, Wark, Northumberland, England
Enlistment date19 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Place of death or woundingCorbie, France
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row B, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ralph and Adamenia HUTCHINSON, Birtley ShieldsWark, Northumberland, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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