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Regimental number3776
Date of birth5 April 1883
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLord Street, Sandy Bay, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs R A Hurburgh, Sandy Bay, Tasmania
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 7, Field Ambulance 7, Section C
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Other details

Son of Charles William Gordon and Agnes E (nee Mezger) Hurburgh

Married Rosina Donkin in Melbourne, Victoria in 1914.

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 December 1952
Age at death69
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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