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Harry Montague COTTMAN

Regimental number2145
Place of birthScottsdale Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFruitgrower
AddressSutton Street, Warragul, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Frederick Cottman, Sutton Street, Warragul, Victoria
Previous military service45th Infantry
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 June 1969

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