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Gerald John LEWIS

Regimental number34
Place of birthGympie, Queensland
SchoolToowoomba Grammar School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, George Lewis, Channon Street, Gympie, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board A15 Star Of England on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Headquarters
FateDied of disease 1 November 1918
Age at death24.4
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialEfford Cemetery (Section General, Row C, Grave No. 4362), Plymouth, Devonshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Catherine LEWIS, Palmer Street, Windsor, Brisbane. Native of Gympie, Queensland

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