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Henry Edmund Wallis LOCKYER

Regimental number5851
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressIona Warringah Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Height5' 8"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Norah Kendal Lockyer, Iona Warringah Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 March 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Discharge date2 July 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Balmoral Castle', 1 February 1918; disembarked Sydney, 28 March 1918; discharged (medically unfit: effects of trench feet), Sydney, 2 July 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death20 December 1924 Heart failure
SourcesNAA: B2455, LOCKYER Henry Edmund Wallis

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