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John Samuel HARRIS

Regimental number749
Place of birthLancefield Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLaw clerk
Addressc/o W D Harris, Swan Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs W Harris, c/o W D Harris, Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Work at Morlancourt on 28-29 July 1918 and at Vauvillers on 8-9 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 20 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919

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