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Harold Gilbert MELVILLE

Regimental number338
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationButcher
AddressNewbon Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Rosina Ruth Melville, Newbon Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 September 1951
Place of burialPayneham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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