|Place of birth||Hindmarsh, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Bowden, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||45|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs Elizabeth Freeman, Gibson Street, Bowden, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Veterinary Hospital|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 48th Bn, Serapeum, 19 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 2 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 9[?] June 1916.
Admitted to 9th Casualty Clearing Station, 23 June 1916 (bronchitis); transferred to Ambulance Train No 29, 24 June 1916, and admitted to 14th General Hospital, Wimereux, 24 June 1916; transferred to England, 25 June 1916, and admitted to hospital [name not recorded]; transferred to No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 22 July 1916 (bronchitis and pleurisy); discharged to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 21 September 1916; transferred to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth (date not recorded); debited 7/5 for loss of kit, 27 September 1916; marched in to 1st Training Bn, Perham Downs, 23 November 1916.
Admitted to Parkhouse Military Hospital, 5 May 1917.
Taken on strength, Australian Army Veterinary Corps Details, Parkhouse, 5 May 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 6 May 1917; taken on strength, AAVC Hospital, Calais, 17 May 1917.
Classified 'PU' by Medical Board, 28 July 1917.
On leave to England, 2 August 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 16 August 1918.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 6 January 1919; marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Denison', 25 March 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 6 May 1919; discharged, Adelaide, 22 June 1919.
War service: 3 years 178 days (of which 3 years 54 days were abroad)Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
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|Sources||NAA: B2455, AIKMAN Robert Andrew|