Arthur Dudley HUSSEY

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HUSSEY, Arthur Dudley

Service Number: 1013
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 5 January 1890
Home Town: New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Seaman
Died: Killed in action, France, 9 April 1917, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Hermies Hill British Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

18 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 1013, 2nd Infantry Battalion
18 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 1013, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suffolk, Sydney

OBITUARIES for Arthur & his father George

Brisbane courier 9th april, 1920

HUSSEY-In loving memory of Private A. D.Hussey, 2nd Battalion, A.I.F. , killed in action, Hermes, France, 9/4/17 Inserted by his step-mother.

Brisbane courier 19th may 1917

He gave all a man could give
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HUSSEY- Killed in action, in France, on 9th

April, 1917, Private Arthur Dudley Hussey

"Life's highest mission they fulfilled.
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Roll of honour - Arthurs father George Forbes HUSSEY also died in ww1

HUSSEY.- George Forbes, Private. A.M.C.,
A.I.F., died France. 21st April, 1917; also Arthur Dudley, son of above, late 2nd Battallion, killed in action, Hermies, 9th April1917.

HUSSEY-Died on 21st April, 1917, at the 2nd
Stationary Hospital, France, Private George Forbes Hussey, A.I.F.

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Biography

Arthur Dudley HUSSEY was born on 5th January 1890 in Brisbane, Queensland

His parents were George Forbes HUSSEY and Kathleen KILLEEN

He enlisted on 8th September 1914 with the 2nd Battalion

Unit embarked from Sydney on HMAT Suffolk on 18th October, 1914

He had previously served in the Australia Navy

Arthur was Killed in Action  in Hermies, France on 9th April, 1917

Buried Hermies Hill British Cemetery, Plot 1, Row H, Grave 18

Arthurs father George Forbes HUSSEY also died in WW1 on 29th March 1916 (SN 13791 

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