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Francis Mervyn WALTON

Regimental number3393
Place of birthToowoomba, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressCharters Towers, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, William James Walton, Church Street, Charters Towers, Queensland
Previous military service2nd Infantry
Enlistment date12 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Agnes Margaret WALTON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 January 1943
Age at death45
Place of burialMackay Cemetery, Queensland

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