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Walter SPACKMAN

Regimental number2727
Place of birthKooringa South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressKoonoona, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Spackman, Koonoona, Kooringa, Burra, South Australia
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 October 1948
Age at death57
Place of burialBurra Cemetery, South Australia

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