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Lawrence ELSTON

Regimental number562
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTraveller
AddressBroomfield Street, Colac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinA H E Elston, Broomfield Street, Colac, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 July 1963

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