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Walter George NICHOLSON

Regimental number210
Place of birthHellesdon, Norfolk Island
Place of birthEngland
SchoolServed in the Royal Garrison Artillery, England.
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGreengrocer
Address27 Bent Street, North Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMrs Margarete Nicholson, 27 Bent Street, North Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 31 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 May 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialEstaires Communal Cemetery (Plot II, Row R, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Mary NICHOLSON; husband of M.R. NICHOLSON, 6 Myrtle Street, Perth, Western Australia

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