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Vernon Spencer Bridges HALL

Regimental number2077
Place of birthTokyo, Japan
SchoolOxford University
Other trainingJournalism
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWindmill expert
AddressWinton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ethel Hall, Cork Street, Winton, Queensland
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Vernon Spencer
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDochy Farm New British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 15), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Agnes HALL; husband of Ethel HALL, "Wolaroi", Margaret Street, Strathfield, New South Wales. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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