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Robert William Matthews HARRIS

Regimental number3130
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address64 Bronte Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Harris, 64 Bronte Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 July 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Robert William
Place of burialElangy-Tronville Communal Cmetery (Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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