Walter LEWIS

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LEWIS, Walter

Service Number: 2655
Enlisted: 25 January 1916, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Tea Tree Gully, South Australia, 16 December 1886
Home Town: Tea Tree Gully, South Australia
Schooling: Golden Grove Public School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Belgium, 21 October 1917, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

25 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2655, Adelaide, South Australia
25 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2655, 32nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2655, 32nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Shropshire, Adelaide
21 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2655, 32nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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Biography

Admitted to hospital and died from GSW to the chest on the same day.