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Henry Herbert GOSS

Regimental number202
Place of birthLiffey Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBarrington, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Samuel Goss, Barrington, Tasmania
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2095 Pte Alfred James GOSS, 40th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919; 3966 Lance Corporal Frank GOSS, 52nd Bn, returned to Australia, 26 September 1917; 6518 Pte George GOSS, 12th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas); 7995 Pte Arthur Ernest GOSS, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 September 1919; 3967 Pte Lambert Gordon GOSS, 1st Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 4 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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