William Nicholls HARRIS

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HARRIS, William Nicholls

Service Number: 509
Enlisted: 8 August 1916, Place of Enlistment Cairns Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 7th Machine Gun Company
Born: Yarroweyah, Victoria, Australia, 4 May 1880
Home Town: Kaban, Tablelands, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Horse Driver
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 2 October 1917, aged 37 years
Cemetery: Hooge Crater Cemetery
Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ypres, West Flanders, Belgium Plot 111. J. 10
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Herberton War Memorial, Padre White Memorial Chapel
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World War 1 Service

8 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 509, 12th Machine Gun Company, Place of Enlistment Cairns Queensland
16 Dec 1916: Involvement Private, SN 509, 12th Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres
16 Dec 1916: Embarked Private, SN 509, 12th Machine Gun Company, HMAT Medic, Melbourne
2 Oct 1917: Involvement Private, SN 509, 7th Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres

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