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Regimental number7241
Place of birthSandy Creek Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLockharts Creek, Red Bluff, via Huon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, J M Harris, Lockharts Creek, Red Bluff, via Huon, Victoria
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 5391 Pte Steven HARRIS, Australian Employment Company, returned to Australia, 7 February 1919; 5390 Pte Harold Oscar HARRIS, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 May 1966

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