Regimental number2717
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLocomotive fireman
Addressc/o Mrs C. Deram, Chester Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs H. Robertson, c/o Mrs Deram, Chester Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 December 1917
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row B, Grave No. II), Surrey, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Hannah ROBERTSON, Charles Street, Fremantle, Western Australia. native of Western Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3151 Pte Lewis Alexander ROBERTSON, 11th Bn, killed in action, 20 August 1916; Cousin: 330 Pte Henry William STANTON, 44th Bn, killed in action, 22 August 1918.