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Robert George METCALFE

Regimental number3877
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Weston P O, Weston, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A W Metcalfe, c/o Weston P O, Weston, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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