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Robert Edwin LUCAS

Regimental number34427
Place of birthMargate Tasmania
ReligionProtestant
OccupationContractor
AddressSandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lorna Lucas (address unknown); Walter C Lucas, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date22 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Date of death8 August 1933
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery

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