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Harold Edgar ROACH

Regimental number1002
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionProtestant
OccupationTailors cutter
AddressGordon Street, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs C U Roach, Gordon Street, Toorak, Victoria
Previous military service22nd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date15 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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