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Charles Arthur Laurence ROBBINS

Regimental number2357
Place of birthTylden, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMooroopna, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Arthur Robbins, Mooroopna, Victoria
Enlistment date5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name22nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row A, Grave N o. 34/5) (Rosenberg Plots), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commeorated in Shepparton Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: John and Jane ROBBINS
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2488 Pte Garnet Edward ROBBINS MM, 22nd Bn, killed in action, 27 July 1916.
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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