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Walter Spencer SEDGMAN

Regimental number2519
Place of birthBrunswick, Victoria
SchoolBrunswick State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCaol miner
Address37 Leeds Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jane Frances Sedgman, 37 Leeds Street, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date13 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death40
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialBedford House Cemetery No. 4 Enclosure (Plot XI, Row AA, Grave No. 15), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret SEDGMAN; husband of J.F. SEDGMAN, 6 Leeds Street, Footscray, Victoria

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