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Gordon LAKE

Regimental number711
Place of birthNorwood South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBaker
Address50 Cameron Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinAlex Lake, Edward Street, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 December 1915
Date of death9 December 1915
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. I), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
29
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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