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Regimental number802
Place of birthBisley England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressYering, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Geo James Lester, Holloway Road, Bisley, England
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918

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