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Horace LEAN

Regimental number1710
Place of birthBroken Hill, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationHairdreseer
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Lean, Mica Street, Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 March 1918
Place of death or woundingCyprus
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot II, Row Grave No. II), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
59
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth LEAN; husband of florence LEAN, 246 Queen's road, Battersea, London. Native of Broken Hill, New South Wales

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