Lane, Lionel William (Lieutenant)

Accession Number 1DRL/0407
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 2 folders: 2 cms.
Object type Papers
Maker Lane, Lionel William
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1928
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/490
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition

Collection relating to the service of Lieutenant Lionel William Lane, 53 Battalion, AIF, France, England, 1917. Collection contains a copy of short extracts from Lieutenant Lane's diary , and copies of letters written by Lieutenant Lane to his mother. Location of original diary and letters unknown.

History / Summary

Biographical note: Lieutenant Lionel William Lane, 53 Battalion, AIF, who on 21 November 1917 was killed in action in the Messines sector, Flanders. Other biographical details concerning him are: Salesman; of Armidale, NSW; born Armidale; educated at Armidale Public school; was a member of the Cadet forces; age at time of death, 24.