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Harry Edward RENTELL

Regimental number788
Place of birthRedhill, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressCampsie PO, Campsie, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs GraceRentell, Campsie PO, Campsie, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Transport)
Unit name17th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret RENTELL. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

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

Date of death21 March 1940
Age at death67
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium, New South Wales

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