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William Ronald Herbert ROBERTS

Regimental number2467
Place of birthNyngan New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWindellama via Cooma, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Robert Herbert Roberts, Windellama via Cooma, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2468 Pte Horace Victor ROBERTS, 56th Bn, killed in action, 2 April 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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