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Harold NESS

Regimental number2393
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionWesleyan
OccupationCarpenter
AddressUrunga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 5"
Weight118 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Ellen Ness, Urunga, Bellinger River, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and R NESS, Urunga, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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