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Robert ROGERS

Regimental number105
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJoiner
Address15 Bank Street East, Ascot Vale, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, D Rogers, 15 Bank Street East, Ascot Vale, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row B, Grave No. 19), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Phoebe ROGERS, 10 Balmoral Crescent, Geelong, Victoria. Native of New South Wales

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