Herbert Vallins1

#941, (March 1881-29 April 1945)
Father*James Vallins1 b. Jun 1843, d. 13 Mar 1932
Mother*Jane Carter1 b. Sep 1846, d. 17 Sep 1917
Birth*MAR 1881 Herbert Vallins was born in MAR 1881 at Halstead, Kent, EnglandG.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with James Vallins and Jane Carter at Cadlocks Hill, Halstead, Kent, EnglandG, together with George James Vallins, Arthur Vallins, Agnes Vallins and Henry Thomas Vallins.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 Herbert Vallins lived with James Vallins and Jane Carter at Halstead, KentG, together with Ernest Vallins and George James Vallins.3 
Employment*30 MAR 1901 Herbert Vallins was employed as Grocer's Assistant.4 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 He lived at 265 Old Kent Road, Southwark, London, EnglandG.4 
Emigration*13 NOV 1906 He emigrated on 13 NOV 1906 from Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG.5 
Note*12 MAY 1912 He visited England from May to September 1912 & returned to Sydney.6 
Residence1 AUG 1915 He lived at 'Boomi', Woodenbong, NSW, AustraliaG.7 
Milit-Beg*12 AUG 1915 He began military service on 12 AUG 1915 at Lismore, NSW, AustraliaG.7 
Milit-Beg3 MAR 1916 Hewas transferred to 47 Battalion. on 3 MAR 1916.8 
AWArd*6 MAY 1918 He was awarded the Military Medal on 6 MAY 1918 at Dernancourt, Picardy, FranceG.7 
Milit-End*19 APR 1919 He ended military service, Lance Corporal on 19 APR 1919 at AustraliaG.7 
Residence He awarded Soldier Settlement, lot 377 at Lot 377, Solidiers Settlement, Mooloolah Valley, QLD, AustraliaG.8 
Death*29 APR 1945 He died on 29 APR 1945 at Roma, QLD, AustraliaG, aged 64.7 
Burial*1 MAY 1945 He was buried on 1 MAY 1945 at Roma Cemetery, Roma, QLD, AustraliaG.9 
Note30 JUL 1945 Medals returned to the AIF Base Records Office on 30 JUL 1945.7 
Last Edited24 Sep 2016


  1. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, Sevenoaks, Kent, Jan-Mar 1881, vol 2a 619.
  3. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, boarder with FW Richards.
  5. [S61] Passengers, Herbert Vallins, from Liverpool to Sydney, SS Oswestry Grange.
  6. [S61] Passengers, Herbert Vallins, from Sydney to London, return 7 Sep 1912.
  7. [S38] Australian War Memorial .pdf copies of original typed records.
  8. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, Herbert Vallins; on www.adoptadigger.org.
  9. [S29] Email from, from Brenda Reynolds; 21/12/12.
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