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Robert Woolridge TELFER

Regimental number2830
Place of birthParramatta New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressBoundary Street, Parramatta North, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Irene May Telfer, same address
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollRegimental Quartermaster Sergaent
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31728 (12 January 1920); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133 (1 April 1920).

FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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