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Regimental number5183
Place of birthAyr Scotland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressOroya Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Robertson, 98 Oroya Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 February 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block O, Plot V, Row G, Grave No. 6), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Margaret ROBERTSON, 70 Mill Street, Ayr, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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