Hugh Hamilton HUNTER

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Badge Number: 22627, Sub Branch: Renmark
22627

HUNTER, Hugh Hamilton

Service Numbers: 739, 5429, S213493
Enlisted: 20 June 1940, Port Agusta, SA
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Meningie, South Australia, 14 May 1886
Home Town: Port Augusta, Port Augusta, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Illness, Peterborough, South Australia, 2 August 1942, aged 56 years
Cemetery: Peterborough Cemetery
Protestant Plot - Grave 777
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

20 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 739, 10th Infantry Battalion
20 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 739, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide
11 Nov 1918: Involvement Private, SN 5429, 10th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

20 Jun 1940: Involvement Sergeant, SN S213493
20 Jun 1940: Enlisted Port Agusta, SA
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of Charles and Mary Williams Hunter (deceased)

Served in WW1 as a Private with the 10th Infantry Battalion

Served in WW2 as a Sergeant with Australian Headquarters Area Recruiting Staff - 4 Military District