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Robert James LONG

Regimental number3557
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationLabourer
Address70 Langston Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mabel Long, 70 Langston Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 June 1951

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