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Walter James SPARKS

Regimental number2284
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSignalman
AddressNewtown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Sparks, 48 Wells Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameOctober 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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