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Walter David Penman ROACH

Regimental number957
Place of birthWingham New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressPO, Barmedman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Isabella Roach, PO, Barmedman, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Forty-One on 22 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7546 Pte John Henry ROACH, 3rd Bn, returned to Australia, 13 December 1918.
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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