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Fred Walker FORBES

Regimental number5365
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse trainer
AddressHotel Club, Gatton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J Forbes, Hotel Club, Gatton, Queensland
Enlistment date1 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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