Robert Thomas LECHMERE

Regimental number6703
Place of birthAberedow Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressBeverley, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs Jane Lechmere c/o Mrs Horrocks, John Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Enlistment date21 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1918
Date of death19 September 1959
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery