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Norman Farquhar Bruce HUON

Regimental number2592
Place of birthWodonga, Victoria
SchoolAlbury Grammar School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Address28 Coleridge Street, East Kew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florence Huon, 28 Coleridge Street, East Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date17 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Mongolia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollImperial Camel Corps
FateKilled in Action 23 December 1916
Place of death or woundingEgypt
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
10
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Florenc HUON, 13 Chelsea Street, Middle Brighton, Victoria. Native of Wodonga, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousins: 274 Pte John Huon HOOKE, 6th Bn, died of wounds, 25 April 1915; Captain Brian Moore O'SULLIVAN, 5th Bn, died of wounds, 23 August 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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