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Arthur Roy WALLER

Regimental number115
Place of birth Yorketown, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPainter
AddressWoolnough Road, Semaphore, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5'9.25"
Weight145 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Waller, c/o W Walker, Woolnough Road, Semaphore, South Australia
Previous military serviceRoyal Aus Navy 3 years
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Benjamin and Elizabeth WALLER
Discharge date22 January 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Devon', 18 October 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 23 November 1918, for onward travel to Adelaide; disecharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 22 January 1919.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death14 May 1937
Age at death47
Place of burialSunbury Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALLER Arthur Roy

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