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Lindsay Gordon STEPHENS

Regimental number2162
Place of birthMongolata, South Australia
SchoolClare Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrazier
AddressNewikie Downs via Mitchell, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs Una Stephens, Avoca via Mitchell, Queensland
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 February 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Age at death28.10
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 7), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Payneham Cemetery, South Australia. Parents: Horace Steele (d. 13 April 1930, aged 68; bu. Payneham) and Mary Roach (d. 17 January 1948, aged 85; bu. Payneham) STEPHENS; husband of Una STEPHENS, Elizabeth Street, Riverstone, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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