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John Patrick HARRIS

Regimental number3990
Place of birthTalbot, Victoria
SchoolBallarat Orphan Asylum, Ballarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
Address7 Main Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinBrother, E T Harris, Bannockburn, Victoria
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Joseph Patrick
Place of death or woundingPuchenillers
Age at death37
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plt II, Row B, Grave 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Margaret HARRIS. Native of Talbot, Victoria

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