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Richard Sydney ROBERTS

Regimental number1172
Place of birthRoebourne, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressKayanaba Station, Dandaragon, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinT Roberts, Kayanaba Station, Dandaragon, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 June 1915
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBirmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery (Row B10, Grave No. 159), Warwickshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
63
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Sarah ROBERTS, Moora, Western Australia

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