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William ROBBINS

Regimental number33655
Place of birthThirroul New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressThe Causeway, Maroubra, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Robbins, The Causeway, Maroubra, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row A, Grave No. 6), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: lFrederick and Sarah ROBBINS; husband of Mary ROBBINS, Central Avenue, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Thirroul, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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