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Robert James SHIELDS

Regimental number3307
Place of birthCheltenham Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressCentre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James Shields, Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham, Victoria
Enlistment date5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 August 1917

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