De Medici, Lorenzo (482)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 18 years 8 months

Enlistment Details: Friday, 11 September 1914 – Broadmeadows, VIC

Service Number: 482             view online service record

Address:
Kay Street
Traralgon, VIC

Next of Kin:
Joseph De Medici (father)
Kay Street
Traralgon, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Tuesday, 22 December 1914
Ship: HMAT Ulysses A38
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 14th Infantry Battalion

Fate:
RTA: Sunday, 12 December 1915
Discharged: Thursday, 20 July 1916


1916 ‘PORT-BORN SOLDIER.’, Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), 1 April, p. 1. , viewed 30 Mar 2016, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article91166199

Comments

  1. Brian Membrey says

    “Private L. de Medici,(wounded) is 19 years of age, and was born at Port Melbourne. He worked at Mr. Mayze’s, coach builder, &c, and was one of tho first to volunteer for the first force, but was rejected on account of his teeth. He volunteered again and was accepted for the second contingent. He is a son of Mr. J. de Medici, engine driver on the Victorian railways”.
    “CAREERS OF THE FALLEN” The Age, 2 July, 1915 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-page18610656

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