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William Walter HUGHES

Regimental number2188
Place of birthEmmavale New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressStanthorpe, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Arthur Valentine Hughes, Stanthorpe, Queensland
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other details

War Service Middle East

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death31 October 1971
Place of burialMt Gravatt Cemetery

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