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Walter Vernon HEATH

Regimental number3819
Place of birthKeyneton, South Australia
SchoolKeyneton Public School, Keyneton, South Australia
OccupationFruit grower
AddressKeyneton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Heath, Heathvale, Keyneton, South Australia
Enlistment date7 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 21 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 16 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death35.11
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialEtretat Churchyard Extension (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth HEATH, Angaston, South Australia. Native of Keyneton, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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