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Steele HUDSON

Regimental number945
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address186 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 5.5"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Elizabeth Managhan, 186 Franklin Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 months in E Company, 74th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date26 November 1914
Place of enlistmentOaklands, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 1 October 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date20 March 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board Ht 'Aeneas', 1 October 1915; discharged (medically unfit: acute rheumatism, valvular disease of the heart), Adelaide, 20 March 1916.

Date of death28 December 1929
Age at death33
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, HUDSON Steele

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