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Norman Alexander WALFORD

Regimental number2229
Place of birthLiverpool Road, Ashfield, New South Wales
SchoolAuburn Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
Address1 Robert Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Mrs F Lansdell, 1 Robert Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Compulsory Training Scheme.
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 6 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death6 August 1915
Age at death21
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave 34), Gallipoli, Turkey.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Louisa Jane WALFORD.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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