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Walter Frederick BUTFIELD

Regimental number3772
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMeadows Flat via Rydal, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, G W Butfield, Megalong via Katoomba, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3771 Pte George BUTFIELD, 18th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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