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William Rochfort HEMMING

Regimental number54
Place of birthYarrawonga Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address'Eblana', Halstead Street, Caulfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinAgnes Mary Hemming, 'Eblana', Halstead Street, Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date7 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Light Horse Brigade, 1st Signal Troop - 3rd Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Signal Troop Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

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

Date of death5 May 1983

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