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Lawrence MARSHALL

Regimental number4474
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressRoyston Drynan Street, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24.4
Height5' 6.5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs M Graham, Royston Drynan Street, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 December 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918
Discharge date28 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 20 November 1918, 20 November 1918; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, left leg), Sydney, 28 April 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 December 1960
Age at death72
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, MARSHALL Lawrence

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