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Walter John MANNING

Regimental number1530
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jennings, 34 Sandfield Road, St Albans, England
Enlistment date16 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 20 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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