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Robert James Bertram LAZENBY

Regimental number559
Place of birthSandford, Tasmania
SchoolSandford State School, Tasmania
AddressSandford, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Sarah Winifred Lazenby, Greenlands, Cambridge, Tasmania
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 15, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 3), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Eliza LAZENBY; husband of Sarah LAZENBY, "Greenfields", Cambridge, Tasmania. Native of Sandford, Tasmania

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