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Walter HOAD

Regimental number14033
Place of birthYarrangobilly, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height6' 0"
Weight168 lbs
Next of kinFather, Walter Hoad, Yarrangobilly, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 December 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit name1st Anzac Mounted Division, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Discharge date1 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked Melbourne, 10 May 1917; disembarked Suez, 20 June 1917.

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

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HOAD Walter

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