Walker, James Graham

Personal Details

First nameJames
Middle nameGraham
Date of birth07/05/1913
Place of birthBellingen, NSW


James was born at Bellingen, NSW but enlisted in World War II from Ingleside, Muttaburra.

Son of Albert E Walker and Adelaide [NSW Ref: 24606/1913]

AT St. Andrew’s Church, Longreach, the marriage was solemnised of Miss Mary Vivienne Poole, eldest
daughter of Mrs. E. Poole, of Lilianfels, Longreach, and the late Mr. W.R. Poole, and Mr. James Graham
Walker, of Ingleside, Muttaburra, son of Mr. A. E. Walker, of Vindex, Winton.
The bride was given away by her uncle, Mr. J. M. Howatson, of Longreach
[Source: “RECENT WEDDINGS” Queensland Country Life (Qld. : 1900 – 1954) 26 October 1939: 7. Web. 14 Jan 2017 .]

War Records


ServiceAustralian Army
Service numberQ214914
Date of enlistment09/05/1942
Locality of enlistmentIngleside, Muttaburra, Qld
Place of enlistmentMuttaburra, Qld
Next of kinMary Walker
Place of deathLongreach
Date of discharge21/10/1945
Posting at discharge14 Battalion Volunteers Defence Corps (Qld)
Prisoner of war