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Robert Thomas FRASER

Regimental number2578
Place of birthAscot Vale Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationAccountant
AddressSydney Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Fraser, 39 Sydney Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Enlistment date14 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 26 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal (Awarded)


Conspicuous skill and devotion to duty while in charge of a Machine Gun Section, showing personal courage and setting splendid example.
Recommendation date: 28 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

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