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John LEWIS

Regimental number3169
Place of birthCarmarthen England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Addressc/o D J Crowley, Forest Hill, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Lewis, Glyngynn, Carmarthen, South Wales
Enlistment date10 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 July 1959
Place of burialWoronora Crematorium

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