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Frank Raine WALKER

Regimental number5928
Place of birthMillmerran, Queensland
SchoolMillmerran State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMilmerran PO, Milmerran, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Susan Mary Walker, Milmerran PO, Milmerran, Queensland
Enlistment date3 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularSaved a girl's life from drowning, also a mate's life on the way to Passchendaele.
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death20.5
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row L, Grave 18), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry L P and Susan Mary WALKER.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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