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Walter Edmund MILLARD

Regimental number3546
Place of birthAuburn, South Australia
SchoolPublic School, Auburn, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressAuburn, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Norah Millard, Auburn, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 12 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 August 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 1 (Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. II), Beaumont-Hamel, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Norah MILLARD
Family/military connectionsBrother: 556 Pte Ernest William MILLARD, 11th Light Horse, died of wounds, 15 May 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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