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Neville Mackersey HARRISON

Regimental number1199
Place of birthNew River, Bingarooma, Tasmania
SchoolElliott State School, Elliott, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressFlowerdale, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Ninian Mackersey Harrison, Flowerdale, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of disease 16 October 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death16 October 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPortianos Military Cemetery (Plot V, row B, Grave No. 119), Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ninian and Ellen HARRISON, Burnie, Tasmania

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