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Hubert Arthur OAKLEY

Regimental number89
Place of birthEversholt England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWardsman
AddressBlackhall Hospital, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Kate Oakley, Eversholt, Woven, Bedford, Woburn, England
Enlistment date7 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Ambulance
FateDied of disease 4 November 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Herbert Arthur Oakley on NR
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialEversholt (St. John the Baptist) Churchyard (North of the Church), Bedford and Huntingdon
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Kate OAKLEY, Church End, Evershort

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