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Harold Gordon JOSEY

Regimental number2842
Place of birthGoodna, Queensland
SchoolState School
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStockman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Jane Josey, Ironstone via Harlen, Esk, Queensland
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 September 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 125), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
148
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Lucy Jane JOSEY, Harlin, Queensland
Family/military connectionsMajor T.J. Logan, Pte H Hillier, Pte M. Jones (Killed), 1st Cousins.

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