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Robert Ray WALLACE

Regimental number17130
Place of birthGympie Queensland
ReligionProtestant
OccupationTelegraphist Clerk
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jessie Wallace, 27 Gipps Street, Valley, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service23rd Signal Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date27 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian & New Zealand Wireless Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 May 1978

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