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Regimental number1788
Place of birthArarat, Victoria
AddressAtherton, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Robertson, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William ROBERTSON and his wife Catherine WALSH; husband of Mary ROBERTSON, 106 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney

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