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Harold John ELMER

Regimental number2408
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRailway employee
AddressPort Albert, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Zephaniah Elmer, Foster, Victoria
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 August 1967

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