The AIF Project

John Alexander HARPER

Regimental number5108
Place of birthNile Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressSouth Mount Cameron, North East Coast, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Harper, South Mount Cameron, North East Coast, Tasmania
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

Print format