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Stanley Octavius WALTER

Regimental number6142
Place of birthLaura, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLaura, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24.5
Height5' 8.75"
Weight135 lbs
Next of kinMrs M Walter, Laura, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, 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 RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Discharge date2 November 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Takada', 18 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 2 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No S212136.
Date of death6 January 1967
Place of burialDerrick Gardens, Centennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALTER Stanley Octavius

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