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Hugh Walter HANN

Regimental number863
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Hugh Hann, Superintendent of Prisons, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia,
30 Officers and 982 Other Ranks embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' on 29 June 1915; 12 others embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A36 'Thirty-Six' on 12 July 1916. From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish the latter 12.
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1856
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 285 Driver Robert Gordon HANN, 4th Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 10 July 1916.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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