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Richard Charles LYMER

Regimental number1688
Place of birthGin Gin Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressGin Gin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Lymer, Gin Gin, Queensland
Enlistment date24 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 17 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1916
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108

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