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Harold Innes SPENCER

Regimental number547
Place of birthBarraba New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressNaugarah, Barraba, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Spencer, Naugarah, Barraba, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialUnicorn Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 4), Vend'huille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
123
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret SPENCER,"Nangarah", Barraba, New South Wales
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

Family/military connectionsBrother: Lt William Clifford SPENCER MM, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 12 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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