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Austin George HUNT

Regimental number25546
Place of birthBraidwood, New South Wales
SchoolMarrickville Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
Address24 Hank Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, R W Hunt, 24 Hank Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameReinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 29 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extesnion (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Agnes HUNT, 24 Hank's Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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