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Robert Cecil JACK

Regimental number66014
Place of birthCooma, New South Wales
SchoolJunee Superior Public School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGriffith via Hay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, H Jack, Junee PO, Junee, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 June 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th to 27th (NSW) Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollGeneral Service Reinforcements
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in the Military Hospital in Sierra Leone
FateDied of disease 1 November 1918
Place of death or woundingSierra Leone
Age at death20
Place of burialFreetown (King Tom) Cemetery (Row 2, Grave No. 201), West Africa
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
185
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry John and Elizabeth Harrett JACK

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