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Regimental number8407
Place of birthCramlington, Northumberland, England
SchoolAshington Council School
Age on arrival in Australia23
Addressc/o Mrs R Rogers, Kadina, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Harrison, 130 Mabel Street, Hirst, Ashington, England
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 3, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 15 November 1916
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialQuarry Cemetery (Plot VI, Row H, Grave No. 2), Montauban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John an Mary HARRISON, 83 Poplar Street, Ashington, Northumberland, England

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