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William Croasdale ROBINSON

Regimental number428
Place of birthLancashire England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Robinson, Ribbesdale, Hollinsgrove, Ashton-on-Mersey, Cheshire, England
Enlistment date11 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 5 MG Btn
Promotion date: 4 November 1918


Unit: 5 MG Btn
Promotion date: 1 March 1919

FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919

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