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Robert John TUCKER

Regimental number4772
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolFlinders Street Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMachinist
Address14 Cairns Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jane Tucker, 14 Cairns Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 10 August 1918
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row D, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia. Parents: William M. and Margaret J. TUCKER, 14 Cairns Street, Adeliade, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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