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Henry HACKNEY

Date of birth--/01/1887
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMounted constable
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs. I.L. Hackney, Shelburn Falls, Gregory Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Lieutenant


Unit: 1st Machine Gun Squadron
Promotion date: 15 June 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: "3-4 August 1916"

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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