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Regimental number2746
Place of birthDevonport
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNorth Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Hender, 28 Renown Street, Reyham, Devonport, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateDied accidentally 10 November 1918
Age at death29
Place of burialSutton Veny (St. John) Churchyard (Plot 23, Row I, Grave No. 2), Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Husband of Annie Hopkinson (formerly Webber), 3 Richmond Street, Cross Bank, Batley, Yorks, England

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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