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Arthur Lawrence POTTER

Regimental number3259
Place of birthGlen Innes New South Wales
Other NamesArthur Laurence
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLandborough, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Arthur Potter, Texas, Queensland
Enlistment date11 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 3 May 1918
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsJerusalem Memorial, (Panel No 58) Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Texas Cemetery, Queensland. Father: Arthur POTTER (d. 25 May 1955, aged 92; bu. Texas, Queensland)
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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