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Alfred Stanley HARRIS

Regimental number3015
Place of birthHawker South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressCowan Street, Churchill, Gawler, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, N Y Harris, Cowan Street, Churchill, South Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work as stretcher-bearer East of Bullecourt from 4-8 May 1917.'
Recommendation date: 15 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

Family/military connectionsBrother: 1452 Sergeant Wilfred Ernest HARRIS, 4th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company, returned to Australia, 21 June 1919.
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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