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Robert William Edward ROMERIL

Regimental number51
Date of birth3 July 1887
Place of birthDarlington, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressMaribyrnong Barracks, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMrs M Blair, Morris Street, Sunshine, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Discharge date16 March 1919
Other details

Son of Captain Edward Thomas Romeril (Mariner) and Martha Romeril

War Service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France, England

Was discharged after 1671 days (1551 of which were spent abroad)

Date of death12 January 1967
Age at death79
Place of burialSpringvale Crematorium, Victoria Dodonaea-C-181

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