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Lewis William HOLMES

Regimental number1214
Place of birthColebrook Tas
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs W E Holmes, Broadmarsh, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Date of death13 October 1962
Place of burialCornelian Bay Crematorium

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