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George HARRIS

Regimental number2726
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, H Harris, 134 Redfern Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Second entry both matched
Date of death26 February 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Plot II, Grave No. 941), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
40
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Returned to Australia 10/12/1917 Invalid. Parents: Harry and Mary HARRIS. Died Coast Hospital, Little Bay, Sydney

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