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Lewis Purnell WEBB

Regimental number1996
Place of birthMinehead England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Webb, 37 Shadwell Road, Bristol, England
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 October 1977

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