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Robert HAYES

Regimental number3068
Place of birthPort Pirie, South Australia
SchoolModel School, Adelaide and Port Pirie, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMetal fixer
Address185 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Hayes, 185 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceAdelaide Citizen Forces. Army Corporal
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 June 1916
Place of death or woundingRue De Bois
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialRue-Du-Bois Military Cemetery (Plot I, row A, Grave No. 13), Fleurbaix, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
59
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary HAYES, 185 Gilbert Street, Adelaide, South Australia. Native of Port Pirie, South Australia

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