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WALKER, William John
BROWN, Emily Ellen
(Cir 1877-1948)
WALKER, Gilbert
SCHRAMM, Elvira Rose
(Cir 1897-1928)
WALKER, Gilbert John


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Gloria Maud

WALKER, Gilbert John

  • Born: 19 Mar 1921, Port Lincoln, South Australia
  • Marriage: Gloria Maud
  • Died: 1 Jul 1945, Abroad at age 24

bullet  General Notes:

South Australian Births - Index of Registrations 1907 - 1928
"WALKER Gilbert John M 19 Mar 1921 Port Lincoln dist Fli par Gilbert WALKER & Elvira Rose SCHRAMM b72A p500".

South Australian Deaths - Index of Registrations 1916 - 1972
WALKER Gilbert John (M) 24y stat (M) of Port Lincoln d 1 Jul 1945 at Abroad dist Fli rel Gloria Maud WALKER sym W b693 p4750B".

National Archive Service record
Service Number - SX17507
Date of birth - 19 Mar 1921
Place of birth - PORT LINCOLN SA
Place of enlistment - ADELAIDE SA
Series number B883
Control symbol: SX17507
Contents date range: 1939 - 1948
Access status Open
Location: Canberra
Barcode: 6408887

Roll of Honour
Gilbert John Walker
Rank: Private [Pte]
Service Number: SX17507
Unit: 2/10 INF BN
Service: Army
Conflict: 1939-1945
Date of Death: 1 July 1945
Place of Death: Borneo (Balikpapan)
Cause of Death: Killed In Action
Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

A search of the National Archives web site shows Gilbert John Walker served in the armed forces in the second world war and may have been a prisoner of war to Japan.
This has not been confirmed. CW 26 May 2007


Gilbert married Gloria Maud. (Gloria Maud was born circa 1920 in Not Known.)

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