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Walter Sheppard ROBSON

Regimental number3245
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFactory hand
Address4 Clifford Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Robson, 1 Roy Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 24 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VI, Row B, Grave No. 30), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
54
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Agnes ROBSON, 114 Scotchmere Street, North Fitzroy, Victoria

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