BiographyHarold Williams was killed about 9 miles north of Beersheba, where the 2nd Light Horse and the Imperial Camel Corps were attacking a Turkish redoubt guarding a well. He was manning his machine gun when he received a rifle bullet in the head and died instantly. He was buried where he fell.Age27Date of Death05-11-17Civil employmentFarmerRelationshipsSon of William E and Martha Williams, of May Cottage, Dural.
Service number973RankLance CorporalRegiment2nd Australian Light Horse Machine Gun SquadronPlace of enlistmentKulnura, NSWPlace of deathPalestineMemorial/Cemetery Beersheba War CemeteryDural War Memorial
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