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Herbert William HAMLET

Regimental number2437
Place of birthSpring Hill, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationIronmoulder
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMrs Annie Elizabeth Hamlet, corner Duke and Princess Streets,Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date28 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name49th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth HAMLET
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 June 1940
Age at death58
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery, Queensland

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