Regimental number96
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPottery burner
Address88 Barkly Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary A Bishop, 88 Barkly Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date13 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Roy William
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2787A John Henry BISHOP, 60th Bn, killed in action, Fleurbaix, Fromelles, France, 25 July 1916.
Date of death9 April 1965
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery