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Henry SHARP

Regimental number2366
Place of birthEngland
SchoolPublic School, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address6 Norma Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs H Sharp, 6 Norma Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date6 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 24 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 14 January 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death25.6
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 29), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
147
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr and Mrs Henry SHARP; husband of Ruby SHARP, 6 Norman Street, Adelaide, South Australia. Native of England

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