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Herbert William LEMAITRE

Regimental number3341
Place of birthGuernsey, (Channel Island), Britain
SchoolVale Public School, Guernsey, Britain
Age on arrival in Australia14
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Address76 Falcon Street Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Lemaitre, 76 Falcon Street, Crows Nest, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsV.C. Corner (Panel No 8), Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Annie LE MAITRE (nee Robin), 59 Arthur Street, North Sydney. Native of Guernsey, Channel Islands

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