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Robert Aubrey ROBERTS

Regimental number1083
Date of birth13 March 1887
Place of birthSingleton, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressJohn Street, Singleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5'10.75"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinFather, H Roberts, John Street, Singleton, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Senior Cadets, Singleton, for 4 yreas; resigned.
Enlistment date29 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 May 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Discharge date25 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nevasa', 5 March 1919; disembarked Sydney; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 25 June 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 November 1936
Age at death48
Place of burialCowra Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROBERTS Robert Aubrey

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