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Robert OTTER

Regimental number1864
Place of birthPaddington, New South Wales
SchoolWoollahra Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address14 Ruch Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Lynch, 14 Ruch Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Royal Australian Naval Brigade.
Enlistment date18 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 10 April 1915
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Robert Walton Frederick OTTER. Dux of Woollahra SPS 1908-9.
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 28), Montauban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Bridget Amelia LYNCH (formerly OTTER), 14 Rush Street, Woollahra, Sydney, and the late George Frederick OTTER

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