• William Robert Hunter

Army / Flying Corps
  • 26th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 7th Brigade
  • Private

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    Unknown
  • Birth

    Carrick, TAS, Australia

  • Enlistment - WW1

    Claremont / Main Rd, Claremont TAS 7011, Australia

Stories and comments
    • AWM and NAA records by Gary Parsons researcher 26th Bn.
    • Posted by blackboycreek, Tuesday, 3 December 2019

    Roll of Honour William Robert Hunter Service number 1645 Rank Private Unit 26th Australian Infantry Battalion Service Australian Imperial Force Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918 Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921 Date of Death 06 May 1917 Place of Death France Cause of Death Killed in action Place of Association Carrick, Tasmania, Australia Cemetery or Memorial Details Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

    • AWM and NAA records by Gary Parsons researcher 26th Bn.
    • Posted by blackboycreek, Tuesday, 3 December 2019

    06/05/17 K.I.A. 26th Bn had taken part in attack upon Bullecourt and on 04/05/17 bivouaced near Vaulx Carrick Tasmania (A.W.M. Honour Roll Particulars – Brother • Sapper James Harold Hunter 6216 13th Field Coy England Late 8 Field Reg 18/04/18 D.O.W.) (Red Cross – No Report Burial. No Trace Germany.) (N.A.A. – Orginally enlisted into 1st Rein 40th Bn. 06/05/17 M.I.A. now K.I.A.)