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Regimental number5126
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
SchoolGolden Point State School, Ballarat, Victoria
AddressStalker PO, Stalker, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Mr W Lindsay, Stalker Beech Forest, Victoria
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 October 1917
Place of death or woundingWesthoek, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBedford House Cemetery Enclosure No. 4 (Plot XIV, Row E, Grave No. 25), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Ellen LINDSAY
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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