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Harold George KNIGHT

Regimental number3332
Date of birth9 January 1900
Place of birthNorth Adelaide, South Australia
SchoolThebarton and Nailsworth Public Schools, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationWood machinist
AddressSt. Peters, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Herbert George Knight, 114 Payneham Road, St. Peters, South Australia
Previous military service79th Infantry
Enlistment date8 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Ormonde on 7 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Discharge date20 February 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, France, Belgium. Wounded, Ypres, Belgium, 17 June 1918; recovered and returned to duty, 21 July 1918; arrived back in Australia, 18 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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