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Henry Edward CRAWFORD

Regimental number2131
Place of birthCarroll New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressArmidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, G Crawford, Armidale Road, Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted, 8 July 1915 - 18th Bn 4th Reinforcement; taken on strength, 18th Bn 5 February 1916; wounded at Pozieres, 4 August 1916, and at Bullecourt, 3 May 1917; Cpl 10 February 1917.
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1918
Place of death or woundingSomme
Age at death25
Place of burialHangard Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
85
Family/military connectionsCousin: 3055 Lance Corporal Joseph Marcus HARWOOD, 45th Bn, killed in action, 13 October 1917.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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