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Eric Garfield WALKLATE

Regimental number1115
Date of birth27 April 1886
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationAccountant
AddressPeel Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lucy Martha Walklate, Peel Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 30 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 August 1975
Age at death89
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria

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