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Michael Lewis POWELL

Regimental number3956
Place of birthWarracknabeal Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressEast Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Powell, Wakool Crossing, via Swan Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date1 October 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 31st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Ormonde on 7 March 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 19 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 38), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Catherine POWELL, Wakool Crossing, New South Wales

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