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Frederick Walter ROBINSON

Date of birth21 October 1888
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAsst Prof Modern Languages
AddressRoyal Military College, Duntroon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Joseph K Robinson, 'Kaluda', 17 Church Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLT (QM)
Unit name8th Field Ambulance, Section A
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
From Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish the embarkation details of individual officers and men: 6 officers and 156 others embarked on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' from Melbourne on 10 November 1915; 1 officer and 50 others embarked on HMAT A58 'Kabringa' from Melbourne on 8 November 1915; 1 officer and 16 others embarked on HMAT A2 'Geelong' from Adelaide on 12 November 1915; 1 officer and 4 others embarked on HMAT A13 'Katuna' from Adelaide on 9 November 1915; and
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

QMR & HON LT


Unit: MED Fld Amb 8
Promotion date: 15 September 1915

Captain


Unit: Eductn Service
Promotion date: 15 September 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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