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Robert Milton PEMBER

Regimental number21264
Place of birthToowoomba Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWire worker
AddressKingbury Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs K Pember, Kingbury Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service2nd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date7 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 1 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 27), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Kathleen PEMBER, Kingsbury Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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