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Dudley Massey LAPISH

Regimental number7018
Place of birthAshfield, New South Wales
SchoolSydney Grammar School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHolden Street, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Lapish, Holden Street, Ashfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train Reinforcements 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 16 February 1919
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialParish Church of St John the Evangelist, Sutton Veny, Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Headstone inscription: 'He served his King and Country right nobly.' Parents: John and Ellen LAPISH, 20 Park Avenue, Ashfield, Sydney
Other details

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

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