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Albert William WALTERS

Regimental number32528
Place of birthColombo, Ceylon
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook
Address20 Victoria Street, Mile End, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5'4.25"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Miss L Batten, 20 Victoria Street, Mile End, South Australia
Previous military serviceYes Naval 3 1/2 years Resigned
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 October 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name23rd Howitzer Brigade, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Discharge date21 June 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ceramic', 12 March 1918; disembarked Adelaide, 23 April 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 21 June 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 August 1926
Age at death43
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALTERS Albert William

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