LEE, Walter Ashton
(Service number 3656A)
|First Rank||Last Rank|
|Date||13 June 1898||Place of Birth||Temuka|
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|Next of Kin||Mr Walter LEE (father), Brookstead, via Pittsworth, Queensland, Australia|
|Served with||Australian Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||Australian Imperial Force|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||24 April 1918||Age||20 yrs|
|Place of Death||France|
|Cause||Killed in action|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, Somme, France|
|Memorial Reference||I. F. 27.|
|New Zealand Memorials||Temuka War Memorial; 2015 additions to the Tiimaru Memorial Wall|
Walter Ashton LEE was the son of Walter and Bertha (nee DAVIS) LEE, formerly of Temuka, later of Queensland, Australia.
CWGC [07 May 2014]; Paul McNicholl's list of additional names for the Tiimaru Memorial Wall (August 2013)
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