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Walter Frank ROBERTS

Regimental number2246
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address9 Stream Street, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eileen Roberts, 20 Langley Lane, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Special Memorial Row C, No. 129), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs E. ROBERTS, 24 Little Riley Street, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of England
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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