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Harry Bertram DEANE

Regimental number4164
Place of birthBirmingham, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPrinter
AddressScott Street, Kensington, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 6.75"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Flora Ellen Deane, 45 Washington Street, Glenelg, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 August 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1916
Discharge date15 September 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Allotted to and proceeded to join 50th Bn, and taken on strength, Tel el Kebir, 29 February 1916.

Admitted to 13th Field Ambulance, 10 May 1916 (pyrexia, unknown origin); discharged to duty, 11 May 1916, and rejoined Bn, Rail Head.

Admitted to 54th Casualty Clearing Station, 27 May 1916 (synovitis, right knee), and transferred same day to 1st Australian Stationary Hospital, Ismailia (loose catilage, right knee); transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 29 May 1916.

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Clan McGillivray' 10 July 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 14 August 1916; discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 15 September 1916.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Cause of death: killed in a train accident
Date of death18 January 1927
Age at death42
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 9 West, Grave 9), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, DEANE Harry Bertram

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