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Robert William NEWMAN

Regimental number16713
Place of birthSorrento Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDental mechanic
Addressc/o J.L. Taverney, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinSister, Miss Mabel Newman, Wattle Road, Glenferrie, Victoria
Enlistment date23 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 2, Reinforcement 19
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/12/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Rolla Dental Corps
FateReturned to Australia 22 September 1919
Date of death17 August 1963
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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