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Henry Griffith LORDING

Regimental number3867
Place of birthKensington, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolParkside State School, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address27 Melton Place, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, John Chas. Lording, 27 Melton Place, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Harry Griffith Lording on NR
Place of death or woundingMorlancourt, France
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary LORDING, Parkville, Victoria. Native of Melbourne
Family/military connectionsBrother to Pte James Jones Lording killed 58th Battn.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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