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Archie Phillis HILLAM

Regimental number511
Place of birthBaroota South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer and well-borer
AddressPort Germein, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Francis Hillam, Port Germein, South Australia
Enlistment date21 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2094 Pte George Priestley HILLAM, 43rd Bn, died of disease, 31 July 1917; 1147 Pte Willie Thomson HILLAM, 43rd Bn, returned to Australia, 20 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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