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1698   Private Archibald Hogg
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Dated added: 30/04/2016   Last updated: 01/05/2016
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 31st Battalion, Australian Infantry (Australian Army)
Date Of Birth: 05/10/1885
Died: 24/03/1919 (Home)
Age: 33
Archibald Hogg was the eldest son of Samuel and Mary Hogg. He was born on 5th October 1885 in Kilrea. He was the oldest of nine children. They were a farming family from Carnroe, Kilrea, County Londonderry. Archibald Hogg emigrated to Australia. Prior to enlisting, Archibald was working as a labourer in the Mackay region of Queensland on the eastern coast of Australia. He enlisted on 20 July 1915 in Brisbane, Queensland. He was admitted to hospital on 13th August 1916 suffering from a gunshot wound to neck and finger. While he was in hospital, Archibald had contracted pneumonia and then developed a serious lung infection. Private Archibald Hogg was serving with the 31st Battalion of the Australian Infantry when he was officially discharged on18th August 1917. Archibald is reported to have died of his illness / wounds on 24 March 1919.
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Cemetery Details
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Grave Ref: none
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Local Memorial Details

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1 Kilrea War Memorial - WW1 Kilrea
Local Insitute / Local Book Details

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1 Forgotten Heroes of Kilrea 1914-18 92
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1 1901 Census lists Hogg family 1901 census lists Archy as age 15 living with the family at house 7 in Carranroe, Kilrea, Londonderry
2 1911 Census lists Hogg family 1911 census does not list Archibald as living with the family at house 5 in Carranroe, Kilrea, Londonderry
3 AIF Project Details of Private Archibald Hogg
4 Australian Embarkation Roll Embarkation Roll - Private Archibald Hogg
5 Australian Military Records 36 documents regarding Private Archibald Hogg
6 Australian Nominal Roll Nominal Roll - Private Archibald Hogg
7 Mackay Historical Society Sarina War Memorial lists A Hogg with small photo
8 Mackay Historical Society Mackay Town Hall Honour Board. Panel 7 lists A Hoggs
9 Pioneer James Hogg Brother of Private Archibald Hogg
10 Returned Services League Details of Private Archibald Hogg
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