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Harry Alexander SNOW

Regimental number6896A
Place of birthAlbert Park, Victoria
SchoolAlbert Park State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressSt Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W H Snow, 24 Charnwood Road, St Kilda, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Australian Naval Reserve.
Enlistment date1 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6896
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 May 1918
Place of death or woundingVille-Sur-Ancre, France
Age at death18
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Minnie SNOW, 17 Marlton Crescent, Stl. Kilda, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 771 Pte John McNEIL SNOW, Australian Employment Company, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919; Father: 3246 Pte Walter Henry SNOW, 58th Bn, returned to Australia, 4 May 1917; 1 other brother.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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