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John LYON

Regimental number1539
Place of birthLeith Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
Address159 Carrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ann Lyon, 159 Carrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date2 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1915

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