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Harold Norman HARRIS

Regimental number2827
Place of birthNew Norfolk Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationContractor
AddressNew Norfolk, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, William Harris, Black River, New Norfolk, Tasmania
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied whilst a Prisoner of War 9 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialValenciennes Communal Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jane HARRIS, Black river, New Norfolk, Tasmania

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