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Walter Henry HARRY

Regimental number1675
Place of birthGlanville, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
AddressExeter, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 3.5"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Gertrude Harry, Exmouth Road, Exeter, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4.5 years in the South Australian Naval Reserve.
Enlistment date15 March 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Discharge date21 September 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Militades', 20 June 1919l arrived Melbourne, 5 August 1919, for onward travel to Adelaide; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 21 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARRY Walter Henry

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