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Trevor Edward ROSMAN

Regimental number1540
Place of birthAuburn, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
Address56 Moonbie Street, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 3.75"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs K Dabron, 3 Solander Street, Daceyville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDischarged in London 16 July 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date16 July 1917
Other details

Form B103 [Movements] missing from Archives file.

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded in action (gun shot wound, neck and upper jaw); admitted to hospital, Malta, 31 August 1915; transferred to England, 9 September 1915, and admitted to 5th London General Hospital, 16 September 1915.

Rejoined unit, Egypt, 7 March 1916.

Wounded in action (second occasion), France, 24 July 1916 (gun shot wound, head and testicles: mild); admitted to 8th General Hospital, Rouen, 26 July 1916; transferred to England, and admitted to Beaufort War Hospital, Fishponds, Bristol, 10 August 1916.

Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, from Command Depot, Perham Downs, 7 April 1917.

Discharged in London, 16 July 1917, to take up employment as an Australian Munition Worker with effect from 20 July 1917.

No details recorded of subsequent return to Australia.

War service: 2 years 84 days.

File note: 'Military character: Very Good'.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNext of kin name given as Kate DAWSON on Embarkation Roll; addresses incorrectly recorded as Moonly Street and Soland Street
Date of death28 November 1957
Age at death65
Place of burialCremated: ashes interred Rose Garden 17, Woronora Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROSMAN Trevor Edward

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