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Francis Bernard WALTER

Regimental number6123
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLaura, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21.7
Height5' 10"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, J P Walter, Laura, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 January 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Discharge date27 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Demosthenes', 26 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 27 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 July 1964
Age at death71
Place of burialPort Pirie General Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALTER Francis Bernard

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