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Oscar Ronald HAMILTON

Regimental number297
Place of birthKorong Vale Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressLanark, Korong Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Marie L Hamilton, Lanark, Korong Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: [923] Lt William Ernest HAMILTON, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919; [293] Captain Arthur Norman HAMILTON, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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