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Henry John HOOKER

Regimental number15954
Date of birth17 June 1883
Place of birthSingleton, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
AddressRoss Hill, Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusWidowed
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 3.5"
Weight144 lbs
Next of kinMother in Law, Mrs Minnie Jane Wilton, 4 Elsmere Street, Kensington, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 November 1917
Place of enlistmentInverell, New South Wales
Unit nameAustralian Army Service Corps, 1st & 2nd Anzac Mounted Divisions, 15th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Port Darwin on 30 April 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Discharge date24 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked Sydney, 30 April 1918; disembarked Suez, 7 June 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Burma', 26 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 1 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 24 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOOKER Henry John

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