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Robert Samuel TUCKERMAN

Regimental number742
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o E Rankin, sr, Church Street, Middle Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 4.5"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, Thomas William Tuckerman, White Hill Road, Bendigo, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 April 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Discharge date29 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kashmir', 9 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 30 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 29 June 1919.
Date of death22 June 1976
Place of burialBrighton Cemetery, Victoria
SourcesNAA: B2455, TUCKERMAN Robert Samuel

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