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Walter Joseph HUGHES

Regimental number1017
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address129 Avenue Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Hughes, 129 Avenue Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 June 1929

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