Harold FOSTER

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FOSTER, Harold

Service Number: 6514
Enlisted: 5 May 1916, Sydney, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Crookwell, New South Wales, Australia, 17 December 1895
Home Town: Manly, Manly Vale, New South Wales
Schooling: Manly Public School, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Killed In Action, France, 4 July 1918, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Crucifix Corner Cemetery
INSCRIPTION HE GAVE HIS LIFE GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN Sp. Mem. 2." Believed to be buried in this Cemetery-actual grave unknown”, Crucifix Corner Cemetery, Picardie, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

5 May 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6514, Sydney, New South Wales
7 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6514, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
7 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6514, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney
4 Jul 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6514, 13th Infantry Battalion, Le Hamel - Blueprint for Victory

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

13th Bn.Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

He was 22 and the son of John and Harriet Foster.