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William Edward LYONS

Regimental number2836
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressMosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, Charles Oliver Lyons, The Spit, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1919

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