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Richard LYONS

Regimental number1738
Place of birthEchuca Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBottom Street, Seddon, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Lyons, Bottom Street, Seddon, Victoria
Enlistment date21 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 June 1963

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