William Maxwell HARWOOD


HARWOOD, William Maxwell

Service Number: 369
Enlisted: 29 December 1915, Brisbane, Qld.
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Tiaro, Qld., 1887
Home Town: Pialba, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Booyal Central School
Occupation: Butcher
Died: Illness (Pneumonia), At Sea, 5 July 1916
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Booyal Central School Fallen Heroes, Booyal Central School Roll of Honour, Booyal Fallen Comrades Honour Roll, Booyal Roll of Honor, Childers Memorial Hall (Isis District Pictorial War Memorial), Hollybrook Memorial, Southampton, Isis District Roll of Honour, Pialba War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

29 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 369, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Brisbane, Qld.
5 Jun 1916: Involvement Private, SN 369, 42nd Infantry Battalion
5 Jun 1916: Embarked Private, SN 369, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Mrs Mary Harwood, Point Vernon, Pialba, Queensland

(From Our Own Correspondent).
July I8
The sad news of the death of Private W. M. Harwood was received with great regret here. It seems hard for a young fellow to he called away under such circumstances. A memorial service was held in the Methodist Church on Sunday night last.