Harold Edwin Williams, 18881917 (aged 29 years)

Name
Harold Edwin Williams
Given names
Harold Edwin
Nickname
Ted
Surname
Williams
Birth October 7, 1888 42 39
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Name: Harold E Williams Birth Date: 1888 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1888 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: William E Williams Mother: Martha Registration Number: 19522

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Castle Hill St Pauls Baptism 01 January 1860 - 31 December 1916

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Born 7 Oct 1888 and baptised 8 Nov 1888 Harold Edwin son of William Ephraim and Martha Williams a fruitgrower of Dural

Birth of a brotherClaude Percival Williams
March 7, 1892 (aged 3 years)
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Name: Claude P Williams Birth Date: 1892 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1892 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: William E Williams Mother: Martha Registration Number: 10549

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Castle Hill with Doorals Composite 28 February 1841 - 18 February 1951

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Born 7 Mar 1892 and baptised 8 Apr 18902 Claude Percival son of William Ephraim and Martha Williams a fruitgrower of Dural

Birth of a sisterNellie Williams
June 20, 1894 (aged 5 years)
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Name: Nellie Williams Birth Date: 1894 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1894 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: William E Williams Mother: Martha Registration Number: 26894

Citation details:

Castle Hill St Pauls Baptism 01 January 1860 - 31 December 1916

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Born 20 Jun 1894 and baptised 1 Aug 1894 Nelly daughter of William Ephraim and Martha Williams an orchardist of Dural

Military
World War I
between February 16, 1915 and November 5, 1917 (aged 29 years)

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Harold Edwin WILLIAMS Regimental number 973 Place of birth Castle Hill New South Wales Religion Church of England Occupation Farmer Address c/o W E Williams, Dural, via Parramatta, New South Wales Marital status Single Age at embarkation 24 Next of kin W E Williams, Dural, via Parramatta, New South Wales Enlistment date 16 February 1915 Rank on enlistment Private Unit name 7th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement AWM Embarkation Roll number 10/12/2 Embarkation details Unit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A58 Kabinga on 21 May 1915 Rank from Nominal Roll Private Unit from Nominal Roll 2nd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron Fate Killed in Action 5 November 1917 Age at death from cemetery records 27 Place of burial Beersheba War Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 18), Palestine Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial 180 Miscellaneous information from cemetery records Parents: William and Martha WILLIAMS

Death November 5, 1917 (aged 29 years)
Citation details:

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tue 27 Nov 1917 Page 6

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WILI IAMS - Killed in action Palestine, November 5, 1917, Trooper Harold Edwin (Ted) Williams, be- loved fourth son of Mr and Mrs W. L. Williams, Dural. His duty done.

Family with parents
father
Williams, William Ephraim (1846-1919)
18461919
Birth: June 16, 1846 47 44Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 7, 1919Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
mother
Wood, Martha (1849-1921)
18491921
Birth: May 26, 1849 39 30Freemans Reach, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 18, 1921New South Wales, Australia
Marriage
Marriage: 1868Windsor, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
elder sister
18691941
Birth: March 18, 1869 22 19Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1941Gosford, Hunter, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Williams, Lillian Martha (1871-1949)
18711949
Birth: 1871 24 21Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1949Ryde, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder brother
18741952
Birth: December 24, 1874 28 25Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1952Paddington, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
18771926
Birth: January 14, 1877 30 27Castle Hill, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 12, 1926Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
Williams, Milbah Charlotte (1879-1954)
18791954
Birth: February 22, 1879 32 29Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1954Ashfield, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
18821949
Birth: March 9, 1882 35 32Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 23, 1949Wodonga, High Country, Victoria, Australia
2 years
elder sister
18841967
Birth: June 22, 1884 38 35Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 6, 1967Burwood, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
18861887
Birth: December 16, 1886 40 37Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1887Central Cumberland, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
22 months
himself
18881917
Birth: October 7, 1888 42 39Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 5, 1917Palestine
4 years
younger brother
18921961
Birth: March 7, 1892 45 42Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: 1961Parramatta, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
younger sister
18941987
Birth: June 20, 1894 48 45Dural, Greater Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 11, 1987New South Wales, Australia
BirthAncestry.com. Australia Birth Index, 1788-1922 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.
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Name: Harold E Williams Birth Date: 1888 Birth Place: New South Wales Registration Year: 1888 Registration Place: Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia Father: William E Williams Mother: Martha Registration Number: 19522

BirthSydney, Australia, Anglican Parish Registers, 1818-2011 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Citation details:

Castle Hill St Pauls Baptism 01 January 1860 - 31 December 1916

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Born 7 Oct 1888 and baptised 8 Nov 1888 Harold Edwin son of William Ephraim and Martha Williams a fruitgrower of Dural

MilitaryUniversity of New South Wales. School of Humanities and Social Sciences. The AIF project: Australian ANZACS in the great war 1814-1918. [database on-line].
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Harold Edwin WILLIAMS Regimental number 973 Place of birth Castle Hill New South Wales Religion Church of England Occupation Farmer Address c/o W E Williams, Dural, via Parramatta, New South Wales Marital status Single Age at embarkation 24 Next of kin W E Williams, Dural, via Parramatta, New South Wales Enlistment date 16 February 1915 Rank on enlistment Private Unit name 7th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement AWM Embarkation Roll number 10/12/2 Embarkation details Unit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A58 Kabinga on 21 May 1915 Rank from Nominal Roll Private Unit from Nominal Roll 2nd Light Horse Brigade Machine Gun Squadron Fate Killed in Action 5 November 1917 Age at death from cemetery records 27 Place of burial Beersheba War Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 18), Palestine Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial 180 Miscellaneous information from cemetery records Parents: William and Martha WILLIAMS

DeathNational Library of Australia. Trove: one search...a wealth of information. [database on-line].
Citation details:

The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tue 27 Nov 1917 Page 6

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WILI IAMS - Killed in action Palestine, November 5, 1917, Trooper Harold Edwin (Ted) Williams, be- loved fourth son of Mr and Mrs W. L. Williams, Dural. His duty done.