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Regimental number2585
Place of birthChiltern, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMagenta Road, Chiltern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, W Haslam, Magenta Road, Chiltern, Victoria
Enlistment date19 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 RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularSpelling of name given on RoHc is: Robert Henry Haslem.
FateKilled in Action 21 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname spelt HASLEM
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 10), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth HASLEM, 10 doon Street, Prahran, Victoria. Cemetery Details spelt "HASLEM"

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