Name on ROH: J.C. LANG
Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial and Goombungee Fallen Soldiers Memorial.
Brother of 1654 Private Leslie George Lange.
John Lange landed in France in December 1916. At Zonnebeke in Belgium on 4 October 1917 while advancing with his unit a mortar shell burst among them, killing many. He was listed as “wounded and missing” until a Court of Enquiry in April 1918 concluded he had also been killed in action. He has no known grave.