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Wallace Robertson JOHNSTONE

Regimental number3312
Place of birthNorthcote, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationHardware salesman
AddressNorthcote, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Johnstone, 95 Bridge Street, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2a/1 Trench M Battery
FateDied of wounds 6 March 1917
Place of death or woundingSomme, France
Age at death20.10
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialEstaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row M, Grave No. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
20
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Native of Melbourne, Victoria

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