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Henry Edgar HARE

Regimental number52825
Date of birth12 June 1899
Place of birthGormondale, Victoria
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressGunbower, Victorria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 9.5"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr George Hare, Gunbower, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 18 months in 17th Light Horse
Enlistment date24 January 1918
Place of enlistmentEchuca, Victoria
Unit name2nd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 13 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Sydney', 5 March 1919; died at sea, 13 March 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 March 1919
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARE Henry Edgar

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