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Joseph Peter LALOR

Date of birth12 August 1884
Place of birthRichmond, Victoria
SchoolXavier College, Kew, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
AddressMilitary Headquarters, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lalor c/o Dr Loughrey, Elgia Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Previous military serviceAdministrative and Instructional Staff~; Served in the British Navy (HMS Royal Arthur), also in French Legion Etranger (1905).
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name12th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 25 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death25 April 1915
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBaby 700 Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 4), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Agnes LALOR; husband of Hester LALOR, Elgin Street, Hawthorn, Victoria. Native of Richmond, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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