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Hurtle Horace HOBCROFT

Regimental number4141
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
OccupationMason's labourer
AddressTailem Bend, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinGuardian, Thomas Pritchard, Tailem Bend, South Australia
Enlistment date9 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollCyclists' Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 87 Corporal Theodore Thomas HOBCROFT, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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