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Wilfred SALMON

Regimental number17404
Place of birthBellinger River New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
Address'Yulgilbah', Rainbow Street, Kensington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Walter James Salmon, 'Yulgilbah,' Rainbow Street, Kensington, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameFebruary 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15767 Driver Charles Francis SALMON, 11th Field Company Engineers, returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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