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Joseph Herbert LINDSAY

Regimental number131
Place of birthTraralgon, Gippsland, Victoria
SchoolTraralgon West State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMorwell, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, J. Lindsay, Morwell, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the South African War.
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 30 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row M, Grave No. 30), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Harriet LINDSAY, Hyde Park Street, Traralgon, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 547 Corporal John Percy LINDSAY, 4th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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