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Walter Edward KIRKHAM

Regimental number3160
Place of birthWaterloo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor trimmer
Address3 Moonly Street, Summer Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kirkham, 3 Moonly Street, Summer Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDeceased 24 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialAubigny British Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 7), Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
162
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jane and the late Robert KIRKHAM. Native of Sydney, New South Wales

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