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Walter Bagnold CRISPE

Regimental number2622
Place of birthSt Peters South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressSea View Road, Grange, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Crispe, Grange, South Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: "Valuable services, bravery and devotion to duty by carrying messages under heavy fire/ (Near Louverval on 8-15 April 1917)/"

FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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