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William Nelson LAWRENCE

Regimental number3168
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
SchoolPort Pirie Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressFalkoners Street, Port Pirie West, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, L L Lawrence, Falkoner's Street, Port Pirie, South Australia
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialNoreuil Australian Cemetery (Special Memorial B., 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Leonard and Jane LAWRANCE, 24 Baliard Street, Mile End, South Australia. Spelt LAWRANCE

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