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Harold Thomas CHEWINGS

Regimental number3370
Place of birthMintaro, South Australia
SchoolUnley State School, South Australia
Other trainingNil
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressMaryborough, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Mrs Lilian Messuers, North Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularOnce wounded; died of influenza at 55 Casualty Clearing Hospital, FRance
FateDied of disease 10 March 1919
Age at death38
Place of burialCharleroi Communal Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 12), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Jeannette CHEWINGS

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