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Harry ANDERSON

Regimental number451
Place of birthBeaufort, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMainlead Road, Beaufort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 10.25"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr R N Anderson, Mainlead Road, Beaufort, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Medaille D'Honneur avec Glaives en Bronze


Recommendation date: 29 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Discharge date25 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wyreema', 13 April 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 31 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 25 July 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ANDERSON Harry

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