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Edward HARRIS

Regimental number878
Place of birthGawler South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressGoondah PO, Goondah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs J C Harris, Bernard Street, North Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row O, Grave No. 20), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Janie HARRIS, Tranmere House, Magill road, Tranmere, south Australia. Native of Gawler

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