Name: John McHugh

 

Birth Date: 1879 Where: Heidelburg, Victoria
Died: 4 October, 1917 Where: Broodseinde, Belgium
Place of Enlistment: Blackboy Hill, Western Australia Age: 36
Serial Number: 1752 Battalion: 28th
Rank on Enlistment: Private Rank on Discharge/Death: Sergeant

Awards: 1914 - 15 Star, British War Medal 1914 - 1920, Victory Medal,

 

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14 June

1915                     Enlisted, Blackboy Hill Training camp

15 January

1916                     Joined Battalion Tel-El-Kebir

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

Febuary

1917                      Warlencourt

March

1917                      Attack on Malt Trench

May

1917                      Battle of Bullecourt (Hindenburg Line)

June

1917                      Bapaume

August

1917                      Cassel

18 September

1917                      Ypres

27 September

1917                      Promoted Sergeant

4 October

1917                      Died of Wounds, Broodseine, Belgium

 

 

 

 

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