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Harold Edgar COLEMAN

Regimental number3749
Place of birthWestbury, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStoreman
AddressDevonport, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.1
Height5' 7"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, E.A. Coleman, Devonport, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed for 1 month in the 91st Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date22 August 1917
Place of enlistmentDevonport, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 34th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Ormonde on 7 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1918
Discharge date3 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Burma', 26 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 3 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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