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In Murramburrah, New South Wales a 21-year-old labourer from Young named Harold Walker Wishart enlists in the army and assigned to the 53rd Battalion, AIF, who were already overseas and about to travel to France where they would see action on the Somme. Harold would be transferred again during training to the 56th Battalion, and then posted overseas later in the year with the 1st Reinforcements, Light Trench Mortar Battery, AIF. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]