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Louis George LAYTON

Regimental number2629
Place of birthBundanoon New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBandanoon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J A Layton, Kenorigan, Lismore, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Proyart 23-26 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 3 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Date of death23 August 1971
Place of burialBallina East Cemetery

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