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John James ROBERTS

Regimental number2683
Place of birthN/A Western Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressOaklands, Yorkes Peninsula, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Louisa Thompson, Oaklands, Yorkes Peninsula, South Australia
Enlistment date21 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialSpoilbank Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 10), Zillebkek, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Alice ROBERTS, Stansbury, South Australia. Native of Mackering, Western Australia

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