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Henry Miller LANSER

Regimental number712
Place of birthPaddington, New South Wales
Place of birthWaverley, New South Wales
SchoolWaverley Public School, and Fort Street Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressRobinson Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinE. Lanser Esq. Kooranga, Robinson Street, Chatswood, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date2 September 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
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot I, Row AA, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Bertha LANSER, 36 Ocian Street, Bondi, New South Wales

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