Harry GLYNN

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GLYNN, Harry

Service Number: 3517
Enlisted: 12 August 1915, Enlisted at Sydney, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 55th Infantry Battalion
Born: Grenfell, New South Wales, Australia, 1893
Home Town: Erskineville, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Tram Conductor
Died: Shell wounds to both legs followed by shock, Queens Hospital, Birmingham, England, 10 August 1916
Cemetery: Birmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery
Screen Wall, Row B10, Grave 485
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Grenfell War Memorial, Haymarket NSW Government Railway and Tramway Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

12 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3517, 17th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Sydney, NSW
20 Dec 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3517, 17th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
20 Dec 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3517, 17th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Sydney
20 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 55th Infantry Battalion, Transferred from the 17th Battalion
20 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 3517, 55th Infantry Battalion, Severe shell wounds to both legs. Invalided to England on board HS Jane Brey on the 22nd July 1916
10 Aug 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3517, 55th Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Next of kin given as his brother John Glynn of 29 Munny Street, Newtown, NSW

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal