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Regimental number5102
Place of birthOakleigh, Victoria
SchoolOakleigh State School, Victoria
AddressBowen Street, Oakleigh, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Richard Walkerden, Browen Street, Oakleigh, Victoria
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded four times.
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Place of burialProspect Hill Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave 1), Gouy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: R W and E WALKERDEN.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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