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Private Lance Balfour Penman

1891 - 1960

Lance Balfour Penman
Born: Granville, NSW, 1891
Died: Hazelbrook, February 1960 (The Age 20 September 1960, Law Notice, Probate of Will)
Warrant Officer 2nd class, AAMC, AN&MEF
Private in the 4th infantry Battalion, Naval and Miltary Forces, Special Tropical Corps. Enlisted 20 July 1915, embarked 20 November 1915, in Sydney, on HMAT TE ANAU. He had been a divinity student. He was aged 24. His father was the Rev. James Balfour Penman, Methodist Parsonage, Katoomba, N.S.W. His mother was Vida; father died October 1931, mother February 1950. Brothers Roy and Horace; sister Gladys.

Penman married Alice Oldham in 1920; Nancy was born in 1921 and George in 1925.