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Harry Gleeson BANNISTER

Regimental number530
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationType operator
AddressNorth Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Harry Gleeson John Bannister, 11 Freeman Street, North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date19 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 77 Corporal Thomas BANNISTER, 4th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 12 April 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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