David Cecil Spencer HANCOCK

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HANCOCK, David Cecil Spencer

Service Number: Q140397
Enlisted: 4 March 1942, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Born: Fremantle, Western Australia, 14 May 1889
Home Town: Fremantle, Fremantle, Western Australia
Schooling: Unknown
Occupation: Salesman/Business Manager
Died: Congenital heart failure, Townsville, Queensland, 24 May 1944, aged 55 years
Cemetery: Townsville (Belgian Gardens) Cemetery, Qld
Grave 5, Row C, Plot C
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

4 Mar 1942: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q140397, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Brisbane, Queensland
5 Mar 1942: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Private, SN Q140397, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
24 May 1944: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Corporal, SN Q140397, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

David Cecil Spencer HANCOCK was born on 14th May, 1889 in Fremantle, Western Australia

His parents were David Letchford HANCOCK and Mary Ann SPENCER who married in Fremantle in 1887