Norman Howard LIVESAY

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LIVESAY, Norman Howard

Service Number: 3272
Enlisted: 28 July 1915, Keswick, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Bowden, South Australia, 8 August 1886
Home Town: Brompton, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 3 September 1916, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
No known grave
Memorials: Adelaide HB09 South Australian Railways - Adelaide Railway Station*, Adelaide National War Memorial (South Australia), Carriage and Wagon Dept. S.A Railways HB, KilburnHR1*, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

28 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Keswick, South Australia
27 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3272, 12th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
27 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3272, 12th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Benalla, Adelaide
3 Sep 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3272, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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Biography

"THE LATE PRIVATE N. H. LIVESAY

Mrs. C. M. Livesay, of Chief street, Brompton, has been notified that her husband, Private N. H. Lively, was killed in action in France between September 3 and September 5. Private Livesay left South Australia for Egypt on October 27. At the time of his death he was 30 years of age. Before he enlisted he was employed at Islington Workshops. A widow and one child are left." - from the Adelaide Chronicle 28 Oct 1916 (nla.gov.au)

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