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Robert GAW

Regimental number6192
Place of birthCastle Douglas Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressPaterson Street, Hall Estate, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marion Robertson Gaw, Paterson Street, Hall Estate, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death26 May 1960

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