Regimental number849
Place of birthHay, New South Wales
SchoolHay (Catholic) School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address7 Lord Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lakeman, 7 Lord Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death15 August 1915
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row I, Grave No. I), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael and Hannah LAKEMAN, 90 William Street, North Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Hay, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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