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William Charles Herbert LANE

Regimental number2425
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSmall goods man
AddressNewtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Lane, 4 Whitehorse Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 May 1948

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