Walter George (Wally) HORE

HORE, Walter George

Service Number: SX10958
Enlisted: 16 January 1941, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
Born: Brompton, South Australia, 21 April 1915
Home Town: Brompton, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Natural causes, South Australia, 21 April 1974, aged 59 years
Cemetery: Enfield Cemetery, S.A.
Enfield cemetery Rose Garden
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World War 2 Service

16 Jan 1941: Enlisted 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX10958, Adelaide, South Australia
17 Jan 1941: Involvement 2nd AIF WW 2, Private, SN SX10958, 2nd/10th Infantry Battalion
28 Aug 1942: Wounded Wounded in Southern Pacific
16 Oct 1945: Discharged 2nd AIF WW 2, Sergeant, SN SX10958, 2nd/10th Infantry Battalion

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Biography

"Mrs. M. K. Bartlett, of Short street, Wayville, has been notified that her brother, Pte. Walter George Hore, 27, was wounded in action on August 28 in the Southern Pacific. Pte. Hore enlisted in January, 1941, and saw service in Tobruk and Syria before returning to Australia." - from the Adelaide Advertiser 15 Sep 1942 (nla.gov.au)