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Lewis Francis DESAILLY

Regimental number21
Date of birth1893
Place of birthCoongulmarang, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressLindenow South via Bairnsdale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinL J Dessailley, Lindenow South via Bairnsdale, Victoria
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/1/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll21A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 22 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName spelled DESAILLEY on Embarkation Roll.
Date of death1951
Age at death58

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