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Walter Charles WALLACE

Regimental number33940
Place of birthLithgow, New South Wales
SchoolDouble Bay Public School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address89 Bayswater Road, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Wallace, 89 Bayswater Road, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Place of death or woundingNear Bonnay on Ancre River, France.
Age at death33
Place of burialBonnay Communal Cemetery Extension (Row B, Grave 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Elizabeth WALLACE.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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