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Charles Herbert Scott LYON

Regimental number3356
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressSherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C W Lyon, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 September 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXXIII, Row A, Grave No. 3), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
76
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Annie LYON, Hood Street, Sherwood, Queensland. Native of Sherwood, Queensland

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