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Harold Victor WOODS

Regimental number2817
Place of birthPort Lincoln South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer and Shoeing smith
AddressPort Lincoln, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Angelina Woods, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Enlistment date31 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 13 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron
FateDied of wounds 12 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialGaza War Cemetery (Plot XVIII, Row F, Grave No. 3), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
180
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Angelina WOODS, of Port Lincoln, South Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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