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Herbert HOYLE

Regimental number1167
Place of birthStaffordshire Reef
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPine Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Marital statusSq
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, H R Hoyle, Pine Avenue, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 26 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe enlisted in the 13th Light Horse and transferred to the 4th Field Artillery Brigade and was killed in action.
FateKilled in Action 15 September 1917
Place of death or woundingMenin Road, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death20.5
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialBirr Cross Roads Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. I), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Janet HOYLE, 141 Lime Avenue, Mildura, Victoria

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