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Robert James OSCROFT

Regimental number653
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSlaughterman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs. M.C. Oscroft, Lang Street, South Hay, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919

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