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George LAWSON

Regimental number5119
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Captain W Lawson, Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date20 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialCairns Cemetery (Portion Presbyterian, Plot I/198), Queensland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Captain W and Elizabeth LAWSON. Native of Townsville, Queensland

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