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John Edmund HARRIS

Regimental number7
Date of birth--/06/1890
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionProtestant
OccupationLetter carrier
AddressAlbert Street, Sebastopol, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Rosina Harris, Albert Street, Sebastopol, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Transport)
Unit name8th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF8
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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