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Regimental number1291
Place of birthSouthgate, New South Wales
SchoolMororo Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressQueen Street, Cook's Hill, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Wallbank, Lawrence, Clarence River, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death40
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row B, Grave 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Eliza WALLBANK.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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