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Tasman Laurence WEBSTER

Regimental number662
Place of birthBothwell, Tasmania
SchoolBothwell State School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Webster, Bothwell, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A36 Thirty Six on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 31 May 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Laurence spelt Lawrence
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Age at death24
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave 35), Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Thomas and Sabina WEBSTER.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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