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Robert TORBITT

Regimental number770
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSeaman
Address196 Gladstone Street, South Melbournc, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinM Torbitt, 196 Gladstone Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialRosieres Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Windsor and Mary TORBITT, 196 Gladstone Street, South Melbourne, Victoria

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