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Walter Bruce FYFE

Regimental number43
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
SchoolScotch College, Melbourne, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressBoort, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJames Fyfe, Boort, Victoria
Enlistment date2 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll49527
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 15), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Boort Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: James (d. 26 January 1940, aged 79; bu. Boort Cemetery) and Annie (d. 28 September 1906, aged 50; bu. Boort Cemetery) FYFE, Boort, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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