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Wilfred LYNN

Regimental number79
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressGin Gin, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Frederick Lynn, Gin Gin, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date30 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish exactly which ship an individual in the Headquarters embarked. Two ships left Melbourne carrying men from the 31st Battalion: HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915 and HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Alice LYNN. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death19 May 1929
Age at death33
Place of burialStanthorpe Cemetery, Queensland

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