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Hugh James MULLEN

Regimental number612
Place of birthMitiamo, Victoria
SchoolTerrick South State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressTerrick South, Mitiamo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Hugh Mullen, Mitiamo, Victoria
Enlistment date12 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularFirst Australian soldier to die in England.
FateDied of wounds 19 May 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBirmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery (B10. 295), Warwickshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
73
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hugh and Mary MULLEN, Terrick Street, Via Mitiamo, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother of David killed 13/10/17.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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