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Walter Oswald WATT

Place of birthBournemouth England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
Address3 Bent Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinUncle, Walter A Watt, 3 Bent Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Morea on 30 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Medals

Legion D Honneur : Chevalier (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 191
Date: 12 December 1918

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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