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Robert Smibert PARIS

Regimental number1088
Place of birthMillicent South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNapier Street, Exeter, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Beatrice Elizabeth Paris, Napier Street, Exeter, South Australia
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row v, Grave No. 40), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary PARIS; husband of Beatrice PARIS, Forreston, North Gumeracha, South Australia. Native of Mount Gambier, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name incorrectly recorded on Embarkation Roll as Mibert.

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