Joseph James LANYON

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LANYON, Joseph James

Service Number: 84
Enlisted: 13 April 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 1st Infantry Battalion
Born: Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia , date not yet discovered
Home Town: Broken Hill, Broken Hill Municipality, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed In Action, France, 5 November 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Broken Hill Blende Street Methodist Church Honour Board, Broken Hill War Memorial, Broken Hill Wesley Uniting Church Memorial Windows, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

13 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 84, 3rd Division Cyclist Company
18 May 1916: Involvement Private, SN 84, 3rd Division Cyclist Company
18 May 1916: Embarked Private, SN 84, 3rd Division Cyclist Company, HMAT Demosthenes, Sydney
5 Nov 1916: Involvement Private, SN 84, 1st Infantry Battalion

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