Jack HANSEN

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HANSEN, Jack

Service Number: NX27031
Enlisted: 21 June 1940
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion
Born: Narrabri, New South Wales, Australia, 11 October 1918
Home Town: Botany, New South Wales
Died: Killed In Action, Finschhafen, New Guinea, 22 September 1943, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Lae War Cemetery
Cemetery/memorial reference: EE. B. 6.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour

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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Corporal, SN NX27031
21 Jun 1940: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN NX27031, 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion
1 Mar 1941: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN NX27031, 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion, Libya/North Africa
10 Apr 1941: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN NX27031, 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion, Siege of Tobruk
23 Oct 1942: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, SN NX27031, 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion, El Alamein
22 Sep 1943: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Corporal, SN NX27031, 2nd/17th Infantry Battalion, New Guinea - Huon Peninsula / Markham and Ramu Valley /Finisterre Ranges Campaigns

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