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Hugh William RAWSON

Regimental number338
Place of birthLucknow Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressCommercial Hotel, Glengarry, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Mrs W Neal, Orbost, Victoria
Previous military service13th Light Horse
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 6, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 May 1964

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