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Lewis Yelland ANDREWS

Regimental number705
Place of birthAshfield New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStenographer
Address'Longdon', Albert Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs G Andrews, 'Longdon', Albert Street, Hornsby, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo Egyptian on 8 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: LH1
Promotion date: -

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette, Third Supplement, No. 29632 (21 June 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129 (21 September 1916).

FateDischarged 30 September 1916
Other details

Served postwar as British District Commissioner in Galilee.

Assasinated, 26 September 1937.
Date of death26 September 1937

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