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Lionel Victor DEKINS

Regimental number5887
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Dekins, Noble Street, Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 January 1918
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
104
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Clayfield, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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