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Bert James WALKER

Regimental number1753
Date of birth13 February 1895
Place of birthCoopers Camp Road, Bardon, Queensland
SchoolAshgrove State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCane cutter
AddressUpper Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Mrs Florence Fredericks, Camp Road, Jubilee Estate, Upper Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date6 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 June 1986
Age at death91
Place of burialCremated: Mount Thompson Crematorium, Mt. Gravatt, Brisbane, Queensland

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