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Robert Montgomery TOTTON

Regimental number7088
Place of birthGateshead On Tyne England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMetal worker
Address46 Melville Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Totton, 46 Melville Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 5), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Agnes TOTTON; husband of Eleanor TOTTON, 46 Melville Street, Hawthorn, Victroia. Native of Gateshead-on-Tyne, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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