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Walter RUEGGER

Regimental number3229
Place of birthAargau Switzerland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressMooloolah, North Coast Line, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Ruegger, Fleckenhausen, Rothrist, Aargau, Switzerland
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

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