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Lambert Gordon GOSS

Regimental number3967
Place of birthWestbury Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBarrington, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, S Goss, Barrington, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT RMS Orontes on 24 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 202 Pte Henry Herbert GOSS, 40th Bn, returned to Australia, 8 January 1919; 2095 Pte Alfred James GOSS, 40th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919; 3966 Lance Corporal Frank GOSS, 52nd Bn, returned to Australia, 26 September 1917; 6518 Pte George GOSS, 12th Bn, effective abroad (still overseas); 7995 Pte Arthur Ernest GOSS, 12th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 September 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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