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Henry Bunyan ROBINSON

Regimental number30330
Place of birthBrighton, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
Address53 Ocean Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 10.25"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinFather, F B Robinson, Crown Hotel, Hough, Bucks, England
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the City of London Territorial Artillery (time expired); 9 months in the City of London Yeomanry (discharged as medically unfit). Previously rejected for enlistment on account of motor cycle accident.
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 22, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/132/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A84 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer Class I (Extra-Regimental)
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
FateReturned to Australia 30 October 1919
Discharge date29 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Wahehe', 30 October 1919; disembarked Sydney, 15 December 1919; dicharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 29 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROBINSON Henry Bunyan

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