Private Harold Keith Honeysett

Service number 6756
Birth Date 1894
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Mudgee
Death Date 11 July 1926
Final Rank Private
Unit 13th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Mudgee
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Harold Keith Honeysett was born in 1894 in Mudgee, New South Wales, to Susan and Thomas Honeysett. He served with the cadets of the 15th Battalion in Newcastle for 12 months, and enlisted in the Australian Imperial Force on 4 June 1916 at the age of 21. Honeysett embarked from Sydney with the 22nd reinforcements to the 13th Battalion aboard SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916. He served in France and was also a member of the 13th Battalion Band. He returned to Australia in August 1919, working as a labourer and living in the Sydney suburb of Lidcombe. He married Vera Macwilliams in 1924 and died two years later on 11 July 1926.



Date of death 11 July 1926
Date of birth 1894
Date of enlistment 04 June 1916
Date of embarkation 08 November 1916
Returned to Australia 16 July 1919