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Harold John WALKER

Regimental number258
Place of birthNerang, Queensland
SchoolNerang State School, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNerang, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, M R Walker, Nerang, Queensland
Enlistment date23 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death24
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row O, Grave 32), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
106
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mark Russell and Clara WALKER.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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