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Eric De Witt Talmage WALKER

Regimental number1832
Place of birthWahroonga, New South Wales
SchoolNormanhurst Public School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressLinda Avenue, Normanhurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinJane Walker, Linda Avenue, Normanhurst, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Defence Forces.
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 10 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*stated to be Eric De Ville Walker on NR
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death21
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Sp. Mem. C 73), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
31
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Wesley and Jane WALKER.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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