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Lachlan BRITTEN

Regimental number2125
Place of birthMirboo North, Victoria
SchoolState Scool, Mirboo North, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTimber worker
AddressWuraming, Pinjarra, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William Britten, Wuraming, Pinjarra, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 1 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularCalling: "King & Country".
FateDied of disease 13 June 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialEpsom Cemetery (Block K, Grave No. 82), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
112
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie BRITTEN, Wuraming, Western Australia. Born at Mirboo, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2124 Pte William Henry BRITTEN, 28th Bn, returned to Australia, 12 November 1916.

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