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John Henry WALSH

Regimental number2675
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway guard
Address109 Alice Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eythel Mary Walsh, 109 Alice Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Trench Mortar Battery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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