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Hilton Vincent SELF

Regimental number2475
Place of birthBoggabri, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Boggabri, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLaidlaw Street, Boggabri, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, T Self, Laidlaw Street, Boggabri, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 October 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCalvaire Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Rose SELF, Boggabri, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2474 Pte Athol John Thomas SELF, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 1919.

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