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Walter STANLEY

Regimental number2416
Place of birthSouth Australia
Place of birthMount Crawford
SchoolEden Valley Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlocker
AddressEden Vale, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Stanley, Eden Valley, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 June 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot VII, Row D, Grave No. 7), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
147
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Mary STANLEY, Keyneton, Angaston, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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