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Walter John HARRIS

Regimental number1977
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMarket gardener
Address585 Church Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alice Winifred Harris, 585 Church Street, South Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 June 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 27 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Date of death29 October 1979
Place of burialPambula Cemetery

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