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James William McROBERT

Regimental number19327
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk and ledger keeper
Address'Branksome', Belmore Street, Burwood, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J W McRobert, 'Branksome', Belmore Street, Burwood, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 20 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialMenin Road South Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row AI, Grave No. 10), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Margaret MCROBERT, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Burwood, Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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