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Theodore Albert LEWIS

Regimental number2201
Place of birthBarwon Downs, Victoria
SchoolBarwon Downs State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBarwon PO, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Lewis, Barwon PO, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 December 1917
Place of death or woundingWytschaete, Belgium (Battle of Messines)
Age at death29
Place of burialTorreken Farm Cemetery No. 1 (Row F, Grave No. 13), Wytschaete, Belgium,
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Isabella LEWIS, Barwon Downs, Victoria

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