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Robert Leo MAKEHAM

Regimental number99
Date of birth--/01/1896
Place of birthWelshpool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank Clerk
AddressVictoria Hotel, Korumburra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Makeham, Victoria Hotel, Korumburra, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Machine Gun Company
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 8 MG Coy
Promotion date: 25 June 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF8
Promotion date: 20 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919

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