The AIF Project

Lewis Andrew BLACK

Regimental number2561
Place of birthCambridge, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Black, Princes Street, Cambridge, New Zealand
Enlistment date20 June 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death3 December 1963
Age at death67
Place of burialHamilton Park (Newstead) Cemetery, New Zealand

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