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William Irvine HUTCHINSON

Regimental number499
Place of birthSeymour, Victoria
SchoolNorthwood State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressSeymour, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Hutchinson, Seymour, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed three years in Light Horse Regt, Seymour (Voluntary).
Enlistment date19 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 31 October 1917
Place of death or woundingBeersheeba, Palestine
Age at death25.6
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 51), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth HUTCHINSON, 8 Scott Street, Essendon, Melbourne. Native of Seymour, Victoria

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