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James McMillan ROBERTSON

Regimental number1779
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationDecorator
Address23 Bull Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Mr William Robertson, 23 Bull Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date4 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Jean ROBERTSON. Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 July 1941
Age at death56
Place of burialBoroondarra Cemetery, ??

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