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Walter Leslie SHIPWAY

Regimental number1603
Place of birthKeilli South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressCharra, West Coast, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary Jane Shipway, Keili, South Australia
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 55894 Pte Percy Strong SHIPWAY, Australian Base Depot Camp, returned to Australia, 22 July 1919.
Date of death23 September 1962
Age at death71
Place of burialMundoora Cemetery, South Australia

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