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Regimental number4063
Place of birthStrathfield, New South Wales
SchoolState Public School, Burwood. Later Boys High School, Sydney, New South Wales
OccupationJoinery hand
AddressClifford Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Harvey, Clifford Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Corporal
Unit name26th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular"He was an active member from the age of nine years of the T.O. Rochabites, being Superintendant of Junior Tent at the age of 18 and Chief Ruler of Adult Tent at age of 20." Details from Mother.
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1916
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death23
Family/military connectionsCousin: Sapper Fred Reynolds (Manly), killed at landing of Gallipoli on 25th April, 1915. Pte Claude Campbell (Sydney), died of wounds Egypt on 17th November, 1915 Pte Harry Reynolds (Mosman), AMC, 28th March, 1918, killed in action. All Anzacs

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