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Robert John JONES

Regimental number1709
Place of birthPrahran, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPainter
AddressPrahran, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Jones, 50 Lang Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date4 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name58th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/75/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Employment Company
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death19 May 1956
Age at death58
Place of burialWoden Cemetery, ACT

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