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Harry William SUTTON

Regimental number2825
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationMachine worker and clerk
AddressSmith's Hill, Wollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Mary Sutton, Smith's Hill, Wollongong, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Field Ambulance, C Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 31 May 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship members of this unit sailed on. Two ships left from Sydney: the 'Ajana' on 31 May 1915 carrying three officers and 98 men and the 'Ceramic' on 25 June 1915 carrying three officers and 129 men.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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