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Gordon Harris DENNIS

Regimental number3743
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrawlin via Cootamundra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Ernest James Dennis, Drysdale via Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date11 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 31 October 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ernest James and lucinda Ann DENNIS, 'Soho', Drysdale, Victoria. Born at Geelong, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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