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Walter Archibald Irwin HAWTHORNE

Regimental number1849
Place of birthRoma Qld
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTeamster
AddressMoore, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Hawthorne, Moore PO, Moore, Queensland
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 June 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Walter Archibald
Place of burialBethelehem Farm West Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 29), Messines, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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