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John William WALLACE

Regimental number6840
Place of birthLithgow New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrical mechanic
Address2 Pleasant Avenue, Erskineville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs C L Wallace, 2 Pleasant Avenue, Erskineville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Port Napier on 17 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 33845 Driver Arthur Albert WALLACE, 10th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 12 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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