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Robert Valentine POLLOK

Date of birth14 February 1884
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o Messrs Cox and Co.,16 Charing Cross, London, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, The Hon Mrs Barry, Willisbrook, Lucan, County Dublin, Ireland
Enlistment date30 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name2nd Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/2/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Infantry Brigade Headquarters


Unit: Staff 2nd Light Horse Brigade
Promotion date: 30 September 1914

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', sixth Supplement, No. 30434 (14 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (48 April 1918).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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