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Walter Percy HOLMES

Regimental number2338
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address20 Union Street, Tempe, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs Bessie Victoria Holmes, 'Merthyne', Osgood Avenue, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1918

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