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Walter Oliver SPENCER

Regimental number64253
Date of birth8 July 1877
Place of birthWalkerville, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationHairdresser
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Height5' 9"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Winifred Spencer
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 July 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements, South Australia (Egypt)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Discharge date11 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, SPENCER Walter Oliver

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