The AIF Project

Robert HENDERSON

Regimental number849
Place of birthMangana Tas
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressMangana, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, David Henderson, Mangana, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 7 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 7), Rouen, France
Commemoration detailsa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
148
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Annie HENDERSON, Mangana, Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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