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Service Number 3487A    49th Battalion 9th Reinforcements

Born  :  8th April 1891 Jimboomba

Died : 1978 Queensland                           (37 years) 

Buried :

Parents: John Henry Hunter and Emily Mary nee Trace                            


Medals British War Medal 27191

           Victory Medal 26085

Connection  Pioneer Descendant “Trace”                


                           HUNTER John Henry

Service Number 3504 49th Battalion 9th Reinforcements

Born :  24 Aug 1889   Jimboomba

Died :  Polygon Wood 26th Sept 1917  Belgium,          (28 years 1 month 2 days)

Buried : Buttes New British Cem, Polygon Wood, Belgium

Parents : John Henry Hunter and  Emily Mary nee Trace

Wife :

Medals : British War Medal 55542

             Victory Medal 54662

Memorial Scroll and Plaque  332546

Connection : Pioneer Descendant  “Trace”


Grave rediscovered in September 2006 by Belgium workers building a gas line near Zonnebece 

Hunter identified by DNA match with Niece reinterred in Buttes Cemetery 4th October 2007 




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