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Robert Haldane KILPATRICK

Regimental number588
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressFalkirk, Dixon Street, Hamilton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Charlotte Elizageth Kilpatrick, Falkirk, Dixon Street, Hamilton, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 63), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Charlotte KILPATRICK, 5 Dixon Street, Hamilton, New South Wales. Native of Wallsend, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2106 Pte Andrew Sneddan KILPATRICK, 35th Bn, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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