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William Henry LUCAS

Regimental number7303
Place of birthN/A Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressLower Wilmot, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, A H Lucas, Lower Wilmot, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Annie LUCAS. Native of Brisbane
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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