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Regimental number1057
Place of birthEidevold, Queensland
SchoolKilkivan State School, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressKilkivan, North Coast line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinJohn Hawkes, Kilkivan, North Coast line, Queensland
Enlistment date1 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 27 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBeugny (Retreat to Hind. Line)
Age at death23.5
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialRed Cross Corner Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 2), Beugny, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Annie HAWKES, kilkivan, Queensland

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