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Harold Lancelot STEVENS

Regimental number7839
Place of birthThe Oaks via Camden, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
AddressAuburn, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, A Stevens, Belmont, Cumberland Road, Auburn, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets and Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date11 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingProyart, near Peronne, France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
42
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Grace STEVENS, "Belmont", Cumberland Road, Auburn, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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