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Walter NEWTON

Regimental number3376
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressTarrawangee via Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maggie Tyler, Tarrawangee via Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 22 June 1917
Unit embarked at Melbourne per HMAT A17 'Port Lincoln' on 22 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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