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Lionel David WILMS

Regimental number1776
Place of birthPrahran Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPrinter
AddressArmadale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Lionel Wilms, 39 Airlie Avenue, Armadale, Victoria
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Medium Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Date of death2 November 1953
Place of burialCarlton Cemetery

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