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Robert FRASER

Regimental number1735
Place of birthCharters Towers, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressHargrave Road, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A Fraser, Hargrave Road, West End, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service1st Battery Australian Field Artillery; Served in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A22 Rangatira on 25 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 11 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death22
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 2), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Mary FRASER. Native of Charters Towers, Queensland
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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