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Regimental number6088
Place of birthLorne Victoria
AddressAddington Post Office, Addington, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A Robertson, Addington, Victoria
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialMericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alexander and Annie ROBERTSON, Addington, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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