Harold joined the unit on Timor from 75 Light Aid Detachment, after the fall of Koepang, approx. March 1942.
Promoted to Corporal on 15 Aug 1942.
After the campaign on Timor, he embarked with the unit, for Australia aboard the Royal Dutch destroyer “Tjerk Hiddes” on 16 Dec 1942.
He was discharged on 11 Mar 1947.