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William Lauderdale LINGLEY

Regimental number33736
Place of birthKedland Bay, Queensland
SchoolNormal State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWool classer
AddressMuckadilla, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Lingley, Muckadilla, Queensland
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 5 November 1918
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialSt. Lawrence Churchyard (Australian Section, Grave No. 74), Cowley, Middlesex, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
14
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Alice LINGLEY, Muckadilla Hotel, Muckadilla, Queensland
Family/military connectionsCousins: George Lawrence; [3509] 2nd Lieutenant Herbert William HOMER, 26th Bn, died of wounds, 1 June 1917; 505 Pte Henry Raymond HOMER, 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, died of disease, 2 November 1915; 15750 Pte Ernest Thomas HOMER, 7th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 13 March 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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