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Harold Noel JARVIS

Regimental number4230
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationHorse driver
Address43 Mandurah Road, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 4.25"
Weight119 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs A E Anderson, c/o Telephone Exchange, Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 July 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth JARVIS
Discharge date2 November 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Disembarked Suez, 9 February 1916.

Taken on strength, 1st Pioneer Bn, 17 March 1916.

Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 26 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 2 April 1916.

Wounded in action, 22 July 1916 (gun shot wound, arm); admitted to 3rd Casualty Clearing Station, 24 July 1916; transferred to Ambulance Train No 21, 25 July 1916, and admitted to No 1 convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 26 July 1916.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 4 May 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 2 November 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death16 October 1937
Age at death53
Place of burialFremantle Cemetery, Western Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, JARVIS Harold Noel

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