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Walter SWANSON

Regimental number3972
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
AddressDouglas Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Swanstone, Douglas Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death7 December 1946

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