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Walter WOODWARD

Regimental number2912
Place of birthBurnie, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBurnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Cornelius Woodward, Cooee Creek, Tasmania
Enlistment date11 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row N, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
133
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Cornelius and Mama WOODWARD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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