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Walter John DRAPER

Regimental number3613
Place of birthYandoit, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWhittlesea, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Draper, Whittlesea, Victoria
Enlistment date10 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Family/military connectionsSon: 4417 Pte Richard Ely DRAPER, 22nd Bn, killed in action, 2 October 1917.
Date of death18 October 1955
Place of burialYan Yean Cemetery

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