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Walter LANHAM

Regimental number6526
Place of birthWalthamstow, Essex, England
SchoolLondon Board School, England
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCook
AddressGeorge Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinCharles Lanham, George Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade Train 7, Company 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Melbourne on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in French Hospital.
FateDied of disease 13 July 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHuby-St. Leu Churchyard Cemetery (Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
159
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Martha LANHAM, 170 Alfred Street, Brisbane

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