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Wilfred Eric LACEY

Regimental number4247
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolSt Peters Choir School, Eaton Square, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip's steward
AddressSailors Rest, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr F Lacey, 21 Kingsmead Road, Tulsehill London, England
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWorked as a steward before the war.
FateKilled in Action 23 September 1916
Place of death or woundingNear Ypres, Belgium
Age at death20
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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