John Charles HORTIN

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HORTIN, John Charles

Service Number: 1060
Enlisted: 25 May 1915, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 28th Infantry Battalion
Born: Torbay, Western Australia, January 1897
Home Town: Torbay, Albany, Western Australia
Schooling: Torbay Junction Public School
Occupation: Dairy farmer
Died: Died of wounds, Wimereux, France, 10 August 1916
Cemetery: Wimereux Communal Cemetery
Plot 1 Row P Grave 12
Memorials: Albany War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

25 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1060, Blackboy Hill, Western Australia
29 Jun 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1060, 28th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
29 Jun 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1060, 28th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Fremantle
4 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1060, 28th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
8 Aug 1916: Wounded Private, SN 1060, 28th Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm, GSW (legs and buttocks)
10 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1060, 28th Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm

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