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Lionel Bechan RUSSELL

Regimental number4056
Place of birthPort Adelaide South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Wm Davidson Russell, Hamilton, New Zealand
Enlistment date22 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Date of death7 December 1955
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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