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James WALKER

Regimental number4641
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolWilliam St Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address1 Brodie Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, A Walker, 1 Brodie Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 16 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death25
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Annette WALKER.
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3272 Pte John WALKER, 4th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 January 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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