Regimental number6983
Other NamesWally
ReligionChurch of England
AddressYarram, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFriend, Miss Effie Elizabeth Mason, Jack River, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment dateNO ENTRY
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2824 Gunner Allan Patrick CHRISTENSEN, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, killed in action, 28 September 1918.
Date of death27 June 1976
SourcesNAA: B2455, CHRISTENSEN Walter