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George Henry WALDEN

Regimental number2042
Date of birth24 January 1892
Place of birthUralla, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCompositor
AddressUralla, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 5.25"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Walden, Uralla, New South Wales
Previous military serviceMember, Rifle Club
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 13 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Discharge date10 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Boonah'; disembarked Sydney, 11 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 10 August 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 June 1978
Age at death86
Place of burialCremated: St Thomas Cemetery (Wall B Niche 153), Enfield, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALDEN George Henry

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