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Walter Ernest McCOTTER

Regimental number7623
Place of birthKatoomba New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
Address'Carlisle', Boyle Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinBrother, W McCotter, 'Carlisle', Boyle Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service13th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 5, Battery 15
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death12 July 1993

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