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Regimental number268
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressNational Bank, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinManager, T B Harrington, National Bank, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military service16th Light Horse Regiment
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 6 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 8), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emily HARRINGTON, Adelaide, South Australia. Native of Mount Barker, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: [117] Lt Reginald HARRINGTON DCM, 59th Bn, died of wounds, 10 June 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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