We remember Harold Charles Pitt

We remember Harold Charles Pitt

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Magill South Australia Australia Source:8689329 Source:8350786 1897
1915
dates Age 19 Source:8689456 18th November 1915
1915
location John Street, Payncham Australia parents address Source:8689456 18th November 1915
1916
employment Labourer Australia Source:8689456 5th July 1916
enlistment Keswick South Australia Australia Source:8350786
service Australian Imperial Force Private 595 Australian Infantry 32nd Battalion Source:8689456
1916
death Killed in Action Private Pitt had no known grave after the Battle of Fromelles in 1916, but excavations in 2009 and subsequent DNA testing ascertained his identity. Re-buried with full military honours during 2010. Fromelles, Lille, Department du Nord Pas de Calais France Source:8689329 Source:8689462 20th July 1916
burial Fromelles (pheasant Wood) Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Fromelles, Lille, Department du Nord Pas de Calais France IV, D, 4 Source:8689329

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Harold Charles
Initials HC
Last Name Pitt
Source 8350786
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
John Street, Payncham Australia parents address known 18th November 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 595 Australian Infantry 32nd Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Louisa Ann PITT mother
Charles PITT father
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-07-05 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Anne1202
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Anne1202
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Anne1202

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Multimedia

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Grave of Private Harold Charles Pitt of the AIF. Anne1202
Australian Memorial Park Fromelles, France Anne1202

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