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Raymond Leslie OSBORN

Regimental number3178
Place of birthHornsby, New South Wales
SchoolHornsby and Chatwood Public Schools, New South Wales
AddressLockwood Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, 0 Osborn, Lockwood Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Raymond Lisle Osborn on NR
Place of death or woundingnr Hermies, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBeaumetz Cross Roads Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 4), Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Oliver and Emeline OSBORN, Loskwood Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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