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Harold Arthur BAKER

Regimental number4357
Place of birthKurting, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address198 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Ernest Arthur Baker, Timor West, Victoria
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollINF22REIN11
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 13 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

death attributed to War Service.
Date of death19 January 1948
SourcesNAA: B2455, BAKER Harold Arthur

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