The AIF Project

Lewis WOUTERS

Regimental number4917
Place of birthAntwerp, Belgium
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFireman
Address146 Crown Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M. Wouters, 62 Erten Street, Antwerp, Belgium
Enlistment date18 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialDartmoor Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 6), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
160
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John B. and A.M.L. WOUTERS, of 56 Rue des Pois, Antwerp, Belgium
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format