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Walter Delwyn PERKINS

Regimental number219
Place of birthTasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAuctioneer
AddressGlen Innes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinThomas H Perkins, Glen Innes, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 27 March 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name two spellings Delwyn and Dilwyn
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 189), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emily PERKINS, Edward Street, Glen Innes, New South Wales

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