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Joseph Duncan HILLGROVE

Regimental number821
Place of birthBirchip Vic
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressMyrtle Farm, Birchip
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinJ B Hillgrove, Myrtle Farm, Birchip
Enlistment date17 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 621 Pte Donald James HILLGROVE, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 13 December 1915.
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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