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Walter Cecil Perrett TANNER

Regimental number1583
Place of birthMalmesbury England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic and driver
Addressc/o YMCA, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara Tanner, Yatton Kaynell, Wiltshire, England
Enlistment date16 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 August 1948

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