Harry Leslie HOPE

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HOPE, Harry Leslie

Service Numbers: 724, 61
Enlisted: 4 June 1915
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 36th Heavy Artillery Group
Born: South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1885
Home Town: Queenscliff, Victoria
Schooling: Friends High School, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Occupation: Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery
Died: Wound, Killed In Action, Arras, France, 22 April 1917
Cemetery: Ste. Catherine British Cemetery
Row B, Grave No. 6, Ste Catherine British Cemetery, Ste Catherine les Arras, Arras, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Berwick Grammar School Honour Avenue Plaque, Queenscliffe Royal Australian Garrison Artillery Third Military District Honor Roll, Toora War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

1 Jun 1912: Involvement SN 724
4 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 61, Siege Artillery Brigade
17 Jul 1915: Embarked Gunner, SN 61, Siege Artillery Brigade, HMAT Orsova, Melbourne
17 Jul 1915: Involvement Gunner, SN 61, Siege Artillery Brigade
23 Jul 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, SN 61, 36th Heavy Artillery Group, Battle for Pozières
7 Dec 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Bombardier, 36th Heavy Artillery Group, France
16 Dec 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 36th Heavy Artillery Group, France
22 Apr 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 61, 36th Heavy Artillery Group, German Withdrawal to Hindenburg Line and Outpost Villages, SW to head and abdomen. Died at, or on the way to, the CCS (near Arras).
22 Apr 1917: Involvement Corporal, SN 61, 36th Heavy Artillery Group

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