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William LAPSLEY

Regimental number6918
Place of birthDonegal Ireland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationMiner
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, James Lapsley, Hallperd Street, Johnstone, Donegal, Ireland
Enlistment date8 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
FateKilled in Action 7 April 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XII, Row D, Grave No. 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
91
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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