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Walter Leo KIRTON

Regimental number165
Place of birthRous New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Wm Kirton, Dorrego, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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