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Walter FOX

Regimental number2902
Place of birthYorkshire, England
Place of birthGarforth, Yorks, England
SchoolBoarding School, England
Age on arrival in Australia30
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressGeorge Street, Liverpool, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, George Fox, Regent Road, Norsforth, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Enlistment date18 September 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 September 1918
Place of death or woundingPeronne, France
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Mary FOX, 18 Regent Road, Horsforth, Leeds
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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