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Robert Harold NIMMO

Date of birth22 November 1893
ReligionChurch of England
AddressOak Park, Einasleigh via Cairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Nimmo, Oak Park, Einasleigh via Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date3 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment


Unit: 5th Light Horse
Promotion date: 14 July 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31138 (22 January 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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