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Robert Ernest SHANKLAND

Regimental number4271
Place of birthGermanton New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGanger
AddressMannum, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs E J Shankland, Mannum, South Australia
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Date of death24 April 1968
Place of burialMurray Bridge Cemetery

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