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Walter MEURANT

Regimental number1097
Place of birthMount Victoria, New South Wales
SchoolMount Victoria Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFettler
AddressBell Road, Mount Victoria, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs. Meurant, Bell Road, Mount Victoria, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 7 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 3 August 1917
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialBrandhoek New Military Cemetery, (Plot IV, Row B, Grave 5),Vlamertinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert August and Mary Jane Meurant, 2nd Avenue, Port Kembla, New South Wales. Native of Mount Victoria, New South Wales

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