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William Clifton LAWRENCE

Regimental number2831
Place of birthMulwala, New South Wales
SchoolState School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMulwala, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Nilson Lawrence, Mulwala, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2831A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22.9
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot IV, Row J, Grave No. 12), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Nelson and Catherine LAWRENCE, Mulwala, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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