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James Henry HARVEY

Regimental number789
Place of birthNorwich, England
SchoolOld Catton, Norwich, England
Age on arrival in Australia30
OccupationTram motorman
Address40 Kelvin Grove, Armadale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Harvey, 8 Angel Road, Norwich, England
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25-26 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death26 April 1915
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. II), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Susan HARVEY, Norwich; husband of Helen HARVEY, 32 Eagle Walk, Newmarket Road, Norwich, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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