Captain Hugo Vivian Hope Throssell, VC

Date of birth1884-10-27 Northam, WA 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1914-10-05  Posted to WA first mounted squadron - later expanded and became 10 Light Horse Regiment. 
Date promoted  1914-10-06  Appointed Sergeant. 
Date commissioned  1915-02-03  Appointed 2nd Lieutenant. 
Other units  1915-08-05  10th Light Horse Regiment. 
Date of honour or award  1915-08-30  Awarded Victoria Cross for action at Hill 60, Gallipoli, Turkey whilst serving with 10 Light Horse Regiment. THough severely wounded he refused to leave his post. After receiving medical attention he returned to his post until ordered out of action by the Medical Officer. 
Date promoted  1916-02-20  Appointed Lieutenant. 
Date wounded  1916-04  Invalided to Australia after contracting cerebrospinal meningitis. 
Other units  1917-01-22  Light Horse Reinforcements. 
Other units  1917-04  10 Battalion. 
Date wounded  1917-04  Wounded in action at Second Battle of Gaza, in which his brother was killed. 
Date promoted  1917-08-15  Appointed Captain. 
Date of discharge  1919-02-13   
Date of death1933-11-13 Greenmount, WA