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John Joseph LAWLER

Regimental number15021
Place of birthSale Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButtermaker
Address37 Victoria Street, Coburg, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Lawler, 37 Victoria Street, Coburg, Victoria
Enlistment date12 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5648 Sapper Francis Michael LAWLER, 15th Field Company Engineers, killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 October 1948

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