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Roy FORBES

Regimental number1917
Place of birthUltimo New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAgricultural expert
AddressCamperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Isabella Halley Forbes, 'Hollylea', Fowler Street, Camperdown, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 November 1953
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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