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Walter Russell RAYNER

Regimental number3587
Place of birthMorphett Vale South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrighton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Adelaide Rayner, Brighton, South Australia
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 RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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