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Roy Albert HAMILTON

Regimental number2318
Place of birthBranxton, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressSingleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 8.75"
Weight160 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Hamilton, Glendon Brook via Singleton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Place of enlistmentWest Maitland, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 December 1919
Discharge date13 March 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Married Evelyn Annie SINGER, spinster, aged 20, 18 August 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Shropshire', 2 December 1919; disembarked Sydney, 30 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 15 March 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HAMILTON Roy Albert

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