Private Harold Brooks Davis

Service number 4759
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Parramatta
Death Date 1917-02-28
Death Place France
Final Rank Private
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Private Harold Brooks Davis (4759, 45th Battalion) was born in Parramatta, NSW, in 1901. He was working as a plumber when he enlisted in November 1915. Harold was wounded during a very heavy barrage at Gueudecourt on 21 February 1917. He died a week later. Harold is buried in the St Sever Cemetery Extension, France. His father wrote that he was 16 years old.



Date of enlistment 08 November 1915
Date of embarkation 08 March 1916
Date of death 28 February 1917
Date of fate 28 February 1917