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Edward Tester HARRIS

Regimental number6037
Place of birthCunderdin Western Australia
Other NamesEdward Texter
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressNortham, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas Harris, Cunderdin, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Dermatological Hospital
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrother: 870 Pte Harold Michael HARRIS, 4th Machine Gun Bn, killed in action, 3 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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