Leopold John HOOKE

HOOKE, Leopold John

Service Number: 12
Enlisted: 17 August 1914, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Infantry Battalion
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1894
Home Town: Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Salesman
Died: Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia, 17 July 1971, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Brighton General Cemetery, Victoria
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

17 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 12, 6th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
19 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, 12, 6th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '8' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Hororata embarkation_ship_number: A20 public_note: ''
19 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, 12, 6th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne
10 May 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, 12, 6th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli, Wound to right arm
18 Feb 1916: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 12, 6th Infantry Battalion, Discharged at the 3rd Military District

Help us honour Leopold John Hooke's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of William Hooke and Mary Ann Hooke nee Wilson of Park Street, Parkville, Victoria

Commenced return to Australia 5 October 1915 aboard HT Suevic disembarking on 19 November 1915

Medals: 1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

During 1921c Leopold married Elsie Anne Stokers in Victoria