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Regimental number3171
Place of birthLion Mill Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLion Mill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Lydiate, Lion Mill, Western Australia
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18/--/1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Date of fate unclear on Nominal Roll.
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialFouquescourt British Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah LYDIATE, Guildford, Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 442 Pte Sydney Horace LYDIATE, Australian Veterinary Hospital, returned to Australia, 21 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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