George HULL

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HULL, George

Service Number: 294
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry
Born: Dunach, Victoria, Australia, 26 January 1869
Home Town: Mount Morgan, Rockhampton, Queensland
Schooling: Dunach State School, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Enteric Fever , Pretoria, South Africa, 6 January 1901, aged 31 years
Cemetery: Church Street Cemetery, Pretoria, South Africa
Memorials: Anzac Square Boer War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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Boer War Service

1 Oct 1899: Involvement Private, SN 294, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry
6 Jan 1901: Involvement Australian and Colonial Military Forces (Boer War / Boxer Rebellion), Private, SN 294, 3rd Queensland Mounted Infantry

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Biography contributed by Bernard Hull

"...294 Private George Walter Hull. Originally from Dunach, Victoria, while in Queensland Hull enlisted with the Third Contingent, Queensland Mounted Infantry, which sailed from Brisbane for Cape Town on 1 March 1900. After taking part in several battles, including Mafeking, Pte Hull died of enteric fever in Pretoria on 6 January 1901. He is commemorated on memorials in Brisbane and Ballarat." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)

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