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Walter John READER

Regimental number1149
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDealer
Address56 Beach Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs W Reader, 56 Beach Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date22 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4489
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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