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15 Oct 2017
John Hines was born.
John Hines Dies at Concord Repatriation Hospital aged 85 years
28 July 1914 world war 1 started.
11 November 1918 world war 1 finished.
When he was 14 he tried to join the army.
He Successfully joins The British force.
24 August 1915 Hines joins the (AIF)
He was discharged from the AIF on 20 January 1916
Hines joined the 45th Battalion on the Western Front in March 1917
In June that year he captured a force of 60 Germans and killed the all
He returned to his battalion in time for the Battle of Polygon Wood in September , where Frank Hurley photographed him on 27 September surrounded by the loot he had captured from the Germans.
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