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James Ernest Augustus LAVERY

Regimental number5563
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway ganger
AddressNorseman, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs T M Lavery, 492 Railway Cottage, Norseman, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameTunnelling Companies, October 1916, Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollTunnelling Companies
FateReturned to Australia 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialNorseman Cemetery (Portion Roman Catholic, Row 42, Grave No. 8), Western Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Aggravated by Service. Parents: robert and Ellen LAVERY; husband Theresa LAVERY. Native of Warrnambool, Victoria

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