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Henry Joseph CARRISS

Regimental number4795
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPort Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eliza Ann Carriss, Wellington Street, Portland, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date26 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 November 1916
Place of burialPorte-de-Paris Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 18), Cambrai, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
109
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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