Harold Frederick Hood PLANT

Date of birth18 January 1888
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationResident medical officer
AddressHospital for Sick Children, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Chas Fredk Plant, Ashgrove, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date14 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital (November 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 21 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps


Unit: MED 2nd Div
Promotion date: 14 November 1914

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateKilled in Action 7 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialBecourt Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row V, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Isabel PLANT, Woodland Street, Brisbane. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland