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Irvin Collins HOOD

Regimental number28878
Date of birth18 October 1896
Place of birthBlayney, New South Wales
Other NamesErvin Colins
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressMoorilda via Newbridge, Bathurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Hood, Moorilda via Newbridge, Bathurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 February 1962
Age at death65
Place of burialCremated: Orange Crematorium, New South Wales

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