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Walter FARQUHARSON

Regimental number1689
Place of birthKiama New South Wales
SchoolKiama Public School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPost office official
AddressThompson Street, Kiama, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, P Farquharson, Thompson Street, Kiama, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed as a Sergeant in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date22 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name19th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death25

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