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Henry James SHARMAN

Regimental number2020
Place of birthBedford England
SchoolHarper Elementary School, Bedford, England
Other trainingTraveller (grocery)
Age on arrival in Australia27
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinHenry James Sharman, 2 St Giles Terrace, Northampton, England
Enlistment date16 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 07-12 August 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of death10 August 1915
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 22), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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