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George Henry MORRIS

Regimental number4326
Place of birthDelamere South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSecond Valley, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Morris, Second Valley, South Australia
Enlistment date5 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 7 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 February 1918
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 42), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
121
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Elizabeth MORRIS, Second Valley, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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