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Peter Harold LEHANE

Regimental number6292
Place of birthTarago, New South Wales
SchoolNorth Goulburn Superior Public School, New South Wales
Other trainingSchool Teacher
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank accountant
AddressMarcroom, Tarago, via Goulburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24.9
Height5' 8.25"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Lehane, Marcroom, Tarago, via Goulburn, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameInfantry Brigade 4,Field Ambulance 5, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/48/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 17 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death25
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row L, Grave No. 51), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Tarago Cemetery, New south Wales. Parents: John and Margaret LEHANE, 'Marcoom', Tarago, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, LEHANE Peter Harold

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