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Walter Bernard WILKEN

Regimental number3647
Place of birthLilydale Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressEvelyn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Stephen Herbert Wilkin, Evelyn, Victoria
Enlistment date10 October 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Date of death28 June 1971
Place of burialHamilton Lawn Cemetery

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