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Jean MILES-WALKER

Place of birthTasmania
Place of birthHamilton, Tasmania
SchoolSt Michael's Collegiate School, Hobart, Tasmania
Other trainingNursing: trained at Hobart General Hospital, Tasmania.
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurse
Addressc/o A E Walker, Tongay, Culwalla Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, c/o A E Walker, Tongay, Culwalla Street, Hurstville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceArmy Nursing Service, Citizen Military Force (6th Military District)
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Place of enlistmentIsmailia, Egypt
Rank on enlistmentNursing Sister
Unit nameAustralian General Hospital 2, Nursing Service
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/66/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 28 November 1914
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularPassed through Women's Hospital, Melbourne; Matron at Tallangatta (Private) Hospital, Victoria; Matron at Molong (Private) Hospital, New South Wales. Died of pneumonia.
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingSutton Veny Hospital, Wiltshire, England
Date of death30 October 1918
Age at death from cemetery records39
Place of burialSt John's Churchyard, Sutton Veny, Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
188
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Louisa Miles WALKER, 'Allowah', Dunbarra Road, Bellevue Hill, Sydney, New South Wales

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