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Regimental number2890
Place of birthBerwick-on-Tweed, England
AddressPerth, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eleanor Turnbull Rollo, Burns Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 31 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 14 June 1919
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialIsmailia War Memorial Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 33), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Died as a result of a motor cycle accident. Parents: John and Eleanor ROLLO, Burns Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia; husband of Eleanor ROLLO, 32 Edward Street, Gateshead-on-Tyne

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