Name: James Hopkins

Birth Date: 1888 Where: New South Wales
Died: Where:
Place of Enlistment: Blackboy Hill, Western Australia Age: 27
Serial Number: 96 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Lieutenant

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal, Military Medal, Mention in Despatches

 

Photograph Hopkins

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25 February

1915                      Blackboy Hill Training camp

9 June

1915                      Embarked from Fremantle

August

1915                      Embarked Egypt

10 Sept. – 12 Dec.

1915                      Gallipoli

21 March

1916                      France

6/7 June

1916                      Trench Raid

29 July – 27 Aug.

1916                      Pozieres (Sausage Valley)

4 August

1916                      Pozieres

6 September

1916                      Belgium

October

1916                      Ypres and Dernacourt

3 November

1916                      Battle of Ancres Heights & Fricourt

8 November

1916                      Awarded Military Medal

9 December

1916                      Promoted 2nd Lieutenant

February

1917                      Warlencourt

5 February

1917                      Wounded

9 April

1917                      Mention in Despatches

1 March

1918                      Promoted Lieutenant

8 June

1918                      Rejoined Battalion

27 June

1918                      Villers-Bretonneux

8 August

1918                      Battle of Amiens

8 August

1918                      Wounded

22 December

1918                      Returned to Australia

9 May

1919                      Appointment Terminated

 

 

 

 

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