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Albert HAZELTON

Regimental number6118
Place of birthGlebe, New South Wales
SchoolRevesby, Bankstown, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPicture framer
AddressGow Street, South Bankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularMr Hope ..... of 20th Battalion said after the battle was over my boy volunteered to help carry in the wounded from no man land when a shell blown his head off.
FateKilled in Action 8 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row D, Grave No. 17), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Lily HAZELTON, Gow Street, Bankstown, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNext of Kin details corrupted on entry - to be checked.

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