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Regimental number6436
Place of birthCardiff, South Wales
SchoolRoath School, Cardiff, South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Addressc/o O M C Burney, Woodanilling, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, William Harding, Diamond Street, Cardiff, Wales, England
Enlistment date3 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialBelgian Battery Corner Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 16), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Susannah HARDING. Native of Cardiff, Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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