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Walter Brocus SHUTE

Regimental number30489
Place of birthUrana, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressTarrabandi Station, Gundagai, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 7.5"
Weight159 lbs
Next of kinFather, W B Shute, Tarrabandi Station, Gundagai, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 June 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Gunnedah.
Date of death25 December 1950
Age at death61
Place of burialLockhart Cemetery, New South Wales

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