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Regimental number35240
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm trainee
Addressc/o W Turner, John Street, Payneham, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Harry Scattergood, 15 Chippingham Street, Sheffield, England
Enlistment date12 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
FateReturned to Australia 16 April 1920
Discharge date14 July 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Embarked Melbourne, 9 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 12 December 1917; embarked Alexandria, 18 December 1917; disembarked Taranto, Italy, 22 December 1917; disembarked Southampton, England, 4 January 1918.

Proceeded overseas to France, 15 April 1918.

Married Beatrice Ellen HARDY, spinster, aged 26, St John's Anglican Parish Church, Perry Barr, 3 April 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Hororata', 16 April 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 14 July 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 1088 Harold Thomas SCATTERGOOD for first period of service.
SourcesNAA: B2455, SCATTERGOOD Harold Thomas

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