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Harry Edward WILLIAMS

Regimental number52855
Date of birth14 December 1896
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressShiels Club Hotel, Lyle Street, Warracknabeal, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 1"
Weight107 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr William Williams, Shiels Club Hotel, Lyle Street, Warracknabeal, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in Senior Cadets, 1 year in Citizen Forces, 158 days in A.I.F.
Enlistment date20 February 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, 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 Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Discharge date9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 9 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WILLIAMS Harry Edward

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