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Walter Charles WALLACE

Regimental number3236
Place of birthYarra Glen, Victoria
SchoolBoulder City State School, Western Australia
OccupationLetter carrier
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20.11
Height5' 6"
Weight136 lbs
Previous military serviceServed in 88th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date30 October 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialPont d'Achelles Military Cemetery, Nieppe, France
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, WALLACE Walter Charles

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