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Harry BOOL

Regimental number64325
Date of birth15 October 1897
Place of birthMurwillumbah, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressWaverley Cheese Factory, Moola Road, via Dalby, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 11"
Weight172 lbs
Next of kinThomas Alfred Bool, Waverley Cheese Factory, Moola Road, via Dalby, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)
Enlistment date10 May 1918
Place of enlistmentRockhampton, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th General Service Reinforcements (Queensland) (Egypt)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Malta on 16 October 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Discharge date19 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Embarked Sydney, 16 October 1918; disembarked Suez, 22 november 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Madras', 28 June 1919; disembarked Sydney, 3 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 19 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BOOL Harry

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