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James Russell LANYON

Regimental number16933
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSalesman
AddressWoomelang, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, James Lanyon, Post Office Woomelang, Woomelang, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Camel Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919

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