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Henry Percival LEVER

Regimental number1774
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
SchoolWallasey Grammar School, Lancashire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Address'Stirling', Boyle Street, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Lever, 'Stirling', Boyle Street, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A6 Clan Mccorquodale on 6 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot VII, Row D, Grave No. 6), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Monica LEVER, 22 Boyle Street, Mosman, New South Wales. Native of Liverpool, England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, en route to Gallipoli, 3 April 1915. To hospital (enteric), 28 September 1915; evacuated to Alexandria and admitted to 21st General Hospital, 4 October 1915.

Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 2 August 1916; disembarked England. Proceeded overseas to France, 22 September 1916.

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

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