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Robert Clarence HARRIS

Regimental number16029
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
Address141 Bulwer Street, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E H Harris, Armadale PO, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 25, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/135/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 25 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXV, Row H, Grave 10), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth HARRIS, Gordon Street, Northam, Western Australia. Native of Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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