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Grant Henry LEWIS

Regimental number2207
Place of birthLurg, Victoria
SchoolLurg State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBenalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Henry Lewis, Benalla, Victoria
Enlistment date20 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row S, Grave No. 15), Billers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Annie LEWIS. Native of Lurg, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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