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Robert Dykes CHALMERS

Regimental number1027
Place of birthOtago, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationDraper
AddressHomas, Macaulay Road, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, John Peter Chalmers, 206 Karamu Road, Hastings, New Zealand
Enlistment date3 September 1914
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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