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Wallace SWINTON

Regimental number12381
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGeneral merchant
AddressWarrnambool, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W Swinton, Warrnambool, Victoria
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6418 Corporal Roy SWINTON, 4th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.

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