Private Raymond George Hind

Service number 2655
Birth Date 1899-06
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Waterloo
Death Date 1916-11-15
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 18th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Raymond George Hind (2655, 18th Battalion) was born in Waterloo, NSW in June 1899. He was working as a tanner when he enlisted in August 1915. Raymond was killed by a high explosive shell on 15 November 1916 while on fatigue duty at Flers, France. He is buried in Longueval Road Cemetery, Longueval, France. Raymond was 17 years 5 months of age at the time of his death. Raymond's brother, Bombardier Herbert Heslie Hind, served with 36 Australian Heavy Artillery Group.



Date of birth 1899-06
Date of enlistment 09 August 1915
Date of embarkation 02 November 1915
Date of embarkation 09 April 1916
Date of death 15 November 1916
Date of death 15 November 1916
Date of fate 15 November 1916