The AIF Project

Robert HALL

Regimental number250
Place of birthTalbot, Victoria
SchoolTalbot School, Talbot, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address2 Taylor Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinE Hall, 2 Taylor Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
FateDied of disease 5 July 1918
Place of death or woundingHe was Gassed to death in France
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialMelcombe Regis Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 3157), Dorset
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Margaret HALL, 2 Taylor Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria
Family/military connectionsFour cousins killed and one cousin awarded the Military Medal.

Print format