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Herbert John Ecclestone HUME

Regimental number4822
Place of birthKyneton Vic
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMarket Street, Kyneton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J Hume, Youlden Street, Kyneton, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 June 1957
Place of burialKyneton Cemetery

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