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Joseph Patrick LYONS

Regimental number2466
Place of birthCairns Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLoco driver
AddressWhite Plantation, Innisfail, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinStep-Father, Denis Reid Shanahan, White Plantation, Innisfail, Queensland
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 June 1917
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row S, Grave No. 21), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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