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Douglas Pinskney WALKER

Date of birth26 June 1888
Other NamesWALKER, Douglas Pinckney
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWoolbroker
Addressc/o Gerald Joske, 56 Queen Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Hopson D. Walker, Kerang, Victoria
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name31st Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D sailed on two ships, HMAT A62 Wandilla, 9th November 1915 from Melbourne, and HMAT A41 Bakara, 5 November 1915, from Melbourne. It is not possible to tell from the Embarkation Roll on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 5 November 1915
31st Battalion Headquarters and Companies A, B, C and D sailed on two ships, HMAT A62 Wandilla, 9th November 1915 from Melbourne, and HMAT A41 Bakara, 5 November 1915, from Melbourne. It is not possible to tell from the Embarkation Roll on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
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Unit: 31st Battalion
Promotion date: 22 November 1916

FateReturned to Australia 23 December 1918

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