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Harry Douglas DAWSON

Regimental number2317
Place of birthBalaklava, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressDamper Flat, Dumbleyung, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Arthur Dawson, Kojonup, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 30 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2317C
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2316 Pte Robert Cyril DAWSON, 1st Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 18 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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