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Henry Campbell HAMILTON

Regimental number4719
Place of birthRosehill, Kilmore, Victoria
SchoolToorak College, Toorak, Victoria
Age on arrival in Australia41
OccupationStore manager
AddressKoowerup, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret M Hamilton, Koowerup, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name22nd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death41
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXX, row A, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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