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Walter Joseph ROSE

Regimental number6608
Place of birthHillgrove New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressDulacca, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, A Rose, 22 Commonwealth Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XIX, Row C, Grave No. 11A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Ann ROSE, 39 Metropolitan Road, Enmore, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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