Arnold Kingsley HOSKING MC

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HOSKING, Arnold Kingsley

Service Number: 305
Enlisted: 16 August 1914, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Major
Last Unit: 20th Infantry Battalion
Born: Camden, New South Wales, 14 October 1891
Home Town: Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Engineer
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 20 September 1917, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

16 Aug 1914: Enlisted Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces (New Guinea 1914), Private, SN 305, Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, Sydney, New South Wales
19 Aug 1914: Involvement Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces (New Guinea 1914), Corporal, SN 305, 1st Infantry Battalion, Naval and Military Forces - Special Tropical Corps, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
19 Aug 1914: Embarked Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces (New Guinea 1914), Corporal, SN 305, 1st Infantry Battalion, Naval and Military Forces - Special Tropical Corps, HMAT Berrima, Melbourne
4 Mar 1915: Discharged Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Forces (New Guinea 1914), Lance Sergeant, SN 305, 1st Infantry Battalion, Naval and Military Forces - Special Tropical Corps
5 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, Sydney, New South Wales
26 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 20th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Berrima, Sydney
26 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 20th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
16 Aug 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 20th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
1 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Captain, 20th Infantry Battalion
23 Jul 1916: Honoured Military Cross, Pozières
20 Jul 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Major, 20th Infantry Battalion
20 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Major, 20th Infantry Battalion, Menin Road

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