Harry Bell Masters

Born: 9 February 1880

Died: 26 November 1965

Permanent member of the Australian Military Forces, serving with the Royal Australian Engineers at Chowder Bay, prior to enlisting in the AIF on 2 January 1918.

He joined the 1st Company Field Engineers as Company Sergeant Major on 4 August 1918 and was wounded in action eight days later, on 12 August, with gun shot wounds to his arm and face.  He returned to his unit on 2 September.

He broke a bone in his foot on 2 November 1918 and was evacuated to England for treatment.

He embarked to return to Australia on 7 February 1919 and arrived at Melbourne on 24 March.  He was discharged from the AIF on 18 April 1919.  [JSB]

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