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Benjamin Thomas WALLIS

Regimental number6170
Place of birthPenzance England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMarket gardener
Address'Euroma', Yule Street, Dulwich Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Wallis, 7 Alexandria Villas, Perry Hall Road, Orphington, Kent, England
Enlistment date1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 31 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of burialBailleul Road East Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave 12), St Laurent-Blangy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth WALLIS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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