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Joseph Walter HAMILTON

Regimental number5399
Place of birthWooragee Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressHorsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFriend, Mrs E J Stanton, Henry Street, Horsham, Victoria
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 June 1975
Age at death84
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Victoria

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