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Wallace Edward COLLETT

Regimental number2149
Place of birthConventry England
ReligionBaptist
OccupationBuilder
AddressHazelbrook, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinSister, Miss Nellie Collett, Hazelbrook, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis (Plot C, Grave No. 196), Rookwood, New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edwin and Henrietta COLLETT,
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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