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Walter Alexander MOON

Regimental number896
Place of birthDon Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
AddressDevonport West, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Christina Henderson Moon, Devonport West, Tasmania
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name40th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: "1 January and 24 January 1919"

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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