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Walter Paterson BRUCE

Regimental number35200
Place of birthParramatta, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAssistant surveyor
Address141 North Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Mary Bruce, 189A Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Discharge date4 July 1919
Other details

War service: England

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'China', 1 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 11 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 4 July 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 337 Walter William PATERSON for first period of service. Elizabeth Mary BRUCE was wife in a bigamous marriage.
SourcesNAA: B2455, BRUCE Walter Paterson

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