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Robert Graham SHEPPARD

Regimental number16568
Place of birthDunedin New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss Ruby Sheppard, 61 Stuart Street, Dunedin, NZ
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Reinforcement 24
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 November 1947

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