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Robert Lester KIRBY

Regimental number7680
Place of birthDay Eesford Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachine assembler
AddressDaylesford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Kirby, Daylesford, Victoria
Enlistment date17 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian General Hospital 3, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/67/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1918
Date of death20 April 1965
Place of burialAltona Cemetery

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