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Hedley Robert BUTTON

Regimental number2658
Place of birthMount Lofty, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCabinetmaker
AddressWilliam Street, Edwardstown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Robert Brough Button, same address
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameDepot Unit of Supply 1, Army Service Corps 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 3 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 July 1979

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