|Place of birth||Waratah, New South Wales|
|School||West Wallsend Public School, New South Wales|
|Address||Ladysmith, West Wallsend, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||31|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Annie Walton, Ladysmith, West Wallsend, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Newcastle, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||46th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/63/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Napier on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||46th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||34|
|Place of burial||Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot IX, Row A, Grave 1), Fouilloy, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Mark and Mary Ann WALTON; Wife: Annie SPRINK (formerly WALTON), Withers Street, West Wallsend, New South Wales|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 17 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 29 January 1917; marched into 12th Training Bn, Codford, 30 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 3 May 1917; taken on strength, 46th Bn, in the field, 8 May 1917.
On leave, 26 February 1918; rejoined Bn from leave, 13 March 1918.
Wounded in action, 5 April 1918 (gun shot wound, right arm); admitted to 4th General Hospital, 7 April 1918; transferred to 6th Convalescent Depot, Etaples, 9 April 1918; to 7th Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 14 April 1918; to Base Depot, Havre, 22 April 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 8 May 1918.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 12 May 1918 (gun shot wound, buttock), and admitted to 13th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 3rd Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 15 May 1918; to 2nd Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 16May 1918; to Base Depot, Rouen, 17 May 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 29 May 1918.
Killed in action, 11 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WALTON Mark|