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Walter Norman NICHOLLS

Regimental number2309
Place of birthGrenville Victoria
OccupationLabourer
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W D Nicholls, Gardiner, Linton, Victoria
Enlistment date9 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 17 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 March 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialLinton Cemetery (Methodist Portion, Row 3, Grave No. 622), Linton, Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
47
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents; Walter Downes and Martha A. NICHOLLS. Native of Ballarat, Victoria
Other details

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

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