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John WALL

Regimental number270
Place of birthGowangardie, Victoria
SchoolNalinga State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMolka via Euroa, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Jno James Wall, Molka via Euroa, Victoria
Enlistment date25 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Age at death24
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No 2 (Plot X, Row L, Grave 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Joseph and Martha Brown WALL.
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 269 Pte Bert WALL, 22nd Bn, killed in action, 5 August 1916; 271 Pte Roger WALL, 22nd Bn, died of wounds, 8 August 1916; (?) 66322 Pte Henry Isaac WALL, NSW Reinforcements 20, ship of embarkation recalled, November 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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