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Kenneth James HARRIS

Regimental number17376
Place of birthSingleton, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address'Mountacidia', Pennant Hills Road, North Parramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Christopher Harris, 'Mountacidia,' Pennant Hills Road, North Parramatta, New South Wales
Previous military service13th Inf17377
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameFebruary 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row G, Grave 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
24
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Chritstopher and Amy HARRIS, "Lochness", St. John's Road, Gordon, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother; who was mentioned in despatches for conspicuous services. Cpl C.E. Harris. Details from Father.

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