Lawler Sutton Byrne

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Byrne, Corporal Lawler Sutton (Paddy) no. 4079.

19th Battalion

Punchbowl.

Labourer.

Born at Moss Vale, son of Thomas and Alice Byrne.

Educated at Public School, Ballababa.

Lived in Braidwood.

Married 1913 to Winifred A.M. Byrne.

Enlisted at Braidwood 22/11/1915.

Died of wounds received at Mont St Quentin 3/9/1918, aged 36.

Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave Q.V.F.20.

Roll of Honour SMH 21/9/1918

Byrne - Died of wounds in France, September 3rd, Corporal Lawler Sutton (Paddy) Byrne, 19th Battalion, husband of Winifred, and dear daddy of Tony, Gil and Muriel.

AWM Roll of Honour information given by widow, Winifred Wilkinson (remarried) East Hills, NSW.

Memorial, The Broadway Killed in Action.

Tele/Mirror list 11/11/1993 Byrne, Lawler S.

Tamworth died 3/9/1918.

Anzac Memorial has L.L.Byme Died of Wounds 3/9/1918.

Australian War Memorial record available at: https://www.awm.gov.au/images/collection/items/ACCNUM_LARGE/RCDIG1067564/RCDIG1067564--84-.JPG [accessed 19/08/2016]

Special acknowledgement

The primary source of the information on this page is copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from the Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 individuals recorded in the book - the list is titled Canterbury's Boys List. Each name in the list is linked to an editable biographical file created by copying the biography copied from the book. These editable biographies have been created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to add information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002