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Regimental number3074
Place of birthUralla, New South Wales
SchoolUralla Public School, New England, New South Wales
AddressPembroke, Watson Street, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 4"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinBrother, R Stewart, Lonsdale, Pembroke, Watson Street, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialAnzac Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. I), Sailly-Sur-La-Lys, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Emily WOLPERT, 622 Bourke Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales. Native of Uralla, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsUncle: 120 Pte Albert Franklin LONSDALE, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 22 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Taken on strength of 4th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 31 January 1916.

Transferred to 56th Bn, 16 February 1916; taken on strength of 56th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 16 February 1916.

Found guilty, 23 March 1916, of neglect of duty by having equipment in a dirty state: awarded 1 day's Field Punishment No 2.

Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.

Wounded in action, 20 July 1916; admitted to No 14 Field Ambulance, 20 July 1916.

Died of wounds, No 14 Field Ambulance, 20 July 1916.

Buried at Sailly-sur-la-Lys Cemetery by Reverend W.M. Holliday, 20 July 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, LONSDALE Norman
Red Cross File No 1630109

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