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William Lorenzo BROTHERTON

Regimental number3007
Place of birthBright, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressKyneton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Herbert Brotherton, Kyneton, Victoria
Enlistment date6 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialHem Farm Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 10), Hem-Monacu, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Annie BROTHERTON, The Post Office, Fitzroy, Victoria. Born at Bright, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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