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Herbert Vesper HITCH

Regimental number443
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressStar Street, Victoria Park East, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose H Hitch, Star Street, Victoria Park East, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLSGT
Unit name11th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 March 1980

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