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Duncan Alvie ROBERTSON

Regimental number+2552
Date of birth--/08/1884
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
Other NamesROBERTSON, Duncan Alvis
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
Addressc/o G V Oldham, Union Bank, Narrandera, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Mrs G V Oldham, c/o Union Bank, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column Section 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: ART
Promotion date: 12 March 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 1
Promotion date: 13 June 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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