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Walter Keith ARDAGH

Regimental number7940
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
SchoolChristian Brothers (Catholic) College, Fremantle, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeverley, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinSister, Miss Q Ardagh, St Josephs Convent, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date25 October 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board SS Canberra on 23 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1918
Place of death or woundingNot stated
Age at death20.2
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialJeancourt Communal Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
78
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Mary ARDAGH
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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