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James Richard LAWN

Regimental number3564
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressEsplanade Hotel, Marine Terrace, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs Kate Hughes Lawn, Esplanade Hotel, Marine Terrace, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Susanna LAWN
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 August 1942
Age at death82
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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