Wilfred Stanley HOSKING DSO, MC, MID

Badge Number: 28136, Sub Branch: Parkside

HOSKING, Wilfred Stanley

Service Numbers: 593, V159772
Enlisted: 22 November 1939, South Melb, VIC
Last Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Last Unit: 27th Infantry Battalion
Born: Parkside, Adelaide, South Australia, 7 September 1889
Home Town: Norwood, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Commercial Traveller
Died: Illness, Australia, 9 April 1942, aged 52 years
Cemetery: AIF Cemetery, West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
Section: LO, Road: 7S, Site No: 16
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

31 May 1915: Involvement Sergeant, SN 593, 27th Infantry Battalion
31 May 1915: Embarked Sergeant, SN 593, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide
11 Nov 1918: Involvement Major, 27th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

22 Nov 1939: Involvement Lieutenant Colonel, SN V159772
22 Nov 1939: Enlisted South Melb, VIC

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