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Alexander LYON

Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBuilder
AddressCairns Terrace, Red Hill near Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jane Lyon, Cairns Terrace, Red Hill near Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date22 October 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name49th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/66/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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