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Walter Edward KIRWIN

Regimental number1574
Place of birthSouth Australia
Other NamesKIRWAN
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationWinch driver
AddressCrown Street, Wollongong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, N Kirwin, Wolltana, South Australia
Enlistment date20 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Other details

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

Date of death14 April 1935
Place of burialBotany Cemetery, New South Wales

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