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Robert FREW

Regimental number3820
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
SchoolDeloine State School, Vcitoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
AddressMeerlieu, via Stratford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, A Frew, Meerlieu, via Stratford, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death29
Place of burialOuttersteene Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 28), Bailleul, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
43
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Elizabeth FREW, Woodlawn, Bairnsdale, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: Sgt J.N. Frew.

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