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Walter Priestly BINNING

Regimental number3407
Place of birthAlbany, Western Australia
SchoolState School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMary Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, H J Binning, Mary Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateKilled in Action 30 March 1918
Place of death or woundingHebuterne, France
Date of death30 March 1918
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialGommecourt British Cemetery No. 2 (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Jessie Beatrice BINNING, Mary Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia. Born at Albany, Western Australia

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