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Harry Ebenezer BOLTON

Regimental number5302
Place of birthYoung, New South Wales
SchoolTipperary Gully Public School, Young, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressSpring Farm, Young, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, George Field Bolton, Spring Farm, Young, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets in Young, and subsequently in the 18th Battery, Citizen Military Forces, Young.
Enlistment date7 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 March 1917
Place of death or woundingWarlencourt, Somme sector, France
Date of death2 March 1917
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 47), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of George Field and Agatha R Bolton
Family/military connectionsBrother: 523 Sergeant-Major George Frederick BOLTON, 7th Light Horse, returned to Australia, 15 November 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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