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Kenneth George HAMILTON

Regimental number581
Place of birthFitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolNapier Street State School No. 2511
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address124 Gore Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinmother, Mrs Christina Hamilton, 124 Gore Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Tunnelling Company
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was a hairdresser.
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialRailway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm) (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 10), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Christina HAMILTON, 124 Gore Street, Fitzroy, Victoria

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