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Regimental number6542
Place of birthDurban South Africa
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter and turner
AddressFire Station, Midland Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinFather, George Harry Morrish, Lower Stirling Terrace, Albany, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 February 1928
Age at death48
Place of burialNumurkah Cemetery, Victoria

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