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Stewart Gladstone HACKETT

Regimental number6290
Place of birthCoura, New South Wales
SchoolSt Josephs College, Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPostal employee
Address69 George Street, Redfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J T Hackett, PO, Casino, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 21 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stewart spelt Stuart
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 12), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Officers of the PMG's Department in New South Wales Honour Roll. Parents: John and Sarah HACKETT, Normanhurst, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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