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William LYFORD

Regimental number3876
Place of birthSouth Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLocomotive fireman
AddressWest Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Charlotte Isabel Lyford, 11 Arthur Street, West Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Louisa LYFORD
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 July 1934
Age at death62
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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