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Walter Raleigh LAWSON

Regimental number1956
Place of birthWest Hartlepool England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoilermaker
AddressWoolwich Road, Woolwich, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinCousin, Mrs M Lawson, Woolwich Road, Woolwich, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 July 1916
Place of burialWimereux Communal Cemetery (Plot I,m row P, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
157

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