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David HARRIS

Regimental number166
Place of birthSeven Sisters, Glamorgan, Wales
SchoolSeven Sisters Council School
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address10 Bryendelias Rock near Neath, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinRichard Harris, 10 Bryendelias Rock near Neath, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
93
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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