The AIF Project


Regimental number1925
Place of birthMinyip Victoria
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressTorwood Loose Bag, via Warragul, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, William Wallace, Korumburra, Victoria
Enlistment date21 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1925A
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 120
Date: 7 August 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 June 1972

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