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Joseph Alexander ROBERTSON

Regimental number1706
Place of birthHobart Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Address15 Lord Street off Macquarie Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Richard Robertson, 15 Lord Street off Macquarie Street, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date27 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 1 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Date of death5 August 1984

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