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Walter GUBBIN

Regimental number298
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLower North Road, Chicago, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Ellen Gubbin, same address
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 July 1917
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. I), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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