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Albert King LUCAS

Regimental number447
Place of birthBirchs Bay Channel, Tasmania
SchoolState School, Tasmania
AddressBirches Bay Channel, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Arthur F Lucas, Birches Bay Channel, Tasmania
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 November 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Allan King Lucas on NR
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block P, Plot III, Row L, Grave No. 10A), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Paretns: Arthur and Elizabeth LUCAS, Birch's Bay, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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