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Lyell POCOCK

Regimental number4577
Place of birthEast Shelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMarong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J Pocock, Marong, Victoria
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records17
Place of burialBecourt Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row V, Grave No. 17), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
48
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Kate POCOCK, Marong, Bendigo, Victoria. Native of Shelbourne, East Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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