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DISTANT HARRY

Regimental number65740
Date of birth1 November 1890
Place of birthCroydon, England
SchoolEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBread carter
AddressBankstown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs R Distant, Cross Street, Bankstown, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 July 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Harry Distant on NR
Other details

War service: England

Medal: British War Medal

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