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Roy Reginald ROSSITER

Regimental number20142
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
Address347 Carrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5'8.25"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs E N Rossiter, 347 Carrington Stret, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceVoluntary Cadets 3 yrs.
Enlistment date31 July 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 32
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Discharge date29 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Aeneas', 31 May 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 12 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide 29 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death7 June 1925
Age at death35
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Path 4 East, Grave No. 1), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROSSITER Roy Reginald

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