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Harold John CLARK

Regimental number4462
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
SchoolCharles Street State School, Launceston, Tasmania
ReligionCongregational
OccupationOrchardist
AddressQuadrant, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Mr N Clark, Quadrant, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed in the Launceston Infantry for a few months
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 March 1918
Place of death or woundingNear Cappy, France
Age at death27
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VII, Row E, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Nathaniel Ablitt and Harriet Ada CLARK, Quadrant, Launceston, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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