Harold Alexander FARRELL

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FARRELL, Harold Alexander

Service Numbers: 1605, 1505
Enlisted: 22 January 1915, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 13th Infantry Battalion
Born: Hamilton, New South Wales, Australia, 1895
Home Town: West Maitland, Maitland, New South Wales
Schooling: Homebush Public School, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Fireman
Died: Died of wounds - head, At sea (HS Gascon), 30 May 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave, buried at sea Panel 37 Rev. Lee Warner officiated
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

22 Jan 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1605, 13th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Liverpool, NSW
11 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1505, 13th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
11 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1505, 13th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Choon, Sydney
30 May 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1605, 13th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
30 May 1915: Involvement 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Daniel Farrell and Evangeline Farrell of Wentworth Street, Homeville, West Maitland, NSW

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Served in both the junior and Senior Cadets

Worked in the mines