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John HUSSEY

Regimental number176
Place of birthWangaratta Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressThe Rock, Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinT Hussey, The Rock, Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name13th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Trench Mortar Battery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: 4 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Medals

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 August 1954
Place of burialThe Rock Cemetery, New South Wales

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