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Herbert William Harrison

Name on Board H Harrison
Name on Service
Herbert William  Harrison
Enlistment Age 19
Occupation Clerk
Place of Birth Hawksburn, Vic
Next of Kin Herbert Greaves Harrison
Address 111 Thompson St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 4/10/1915
Service No. 4592
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 21/03/1916
Embarkation Ship RMS Malwa
Unit on Embarkation 24th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 25/02/1917
Unit on Death 24th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Lance Corporal
Cause of Death KIA
Place of Wounding/
Somme, France (No known grave)
Cemetery or Memorial Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Additional Information Herbert Harrison was a member of the Seasiders Junior Football club and associated with the Presbyterian Church as President of the Fellowship Association, an usher and a Sunday School teacher.  Prior to enlistment he was employed by Gollin and Co, merchants of Melbourne.
Additional References Williamstown Chronicle, Saturday 24 March 1917, p3
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