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Hubert RIXON

Regimental number3910
Place of birthMudgee, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
AddressCampbelltown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 7"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinSister, S Kellar, Campbelltown, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 October 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55 Battalionth
FateReturned to Australia 23 May 1917
Discharge date23 August 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ayrshire', 23 May 1917' discharged (medically unfit: accidental gun shot wound, left foot), Sydney, 23 August 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, RIXON Hubert

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