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John Daniel LORD

Regimental number5011
Place of birthBalmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Other NamesLAIRD
SchoolState School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
Address306 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J D Lord, 306 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 8), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ellen LAIRD, 18 Stephen Street, Sydney, New South Wales. Served as LORD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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