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Arthur George ROBINS

Regimental number29779
Place of birthRichmond, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
Address40 Charles Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 10.5"
Weight160 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Robbins, 40 Charles Street, Ascot Vale, Victoria
Previous military service84 days A.I.F. discharged own request.
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Place of enlistmentLeongatha, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 119
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/136/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 3 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death1 June 1919
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialBooroondara Cemetery (Portion Church of England, Row D, Grave No. 121), Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
13
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Elizabeth ROBINS; husband of Caterina ROBINS. Native of Richmond, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

vacuated sick, 15 June 1917, while serving with 3rd Field Artillery Brigade.
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROBINS Arthur George

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