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Robert John WALLACE

Regimental number3010
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
Place of birthEdinburgh, Scotland
SchoolPeterie Terrace State School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCook
AddressSouth Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Gilmore, River Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date3 October 1916
Place of enlistmentForbes, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe died of illness result of an accident.
FateDied of disease 30 November 1918
Place of death or woundingMilitary Hospital, Fovant Wiltshire.
Age at death40
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 352), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
163
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: JOhn and Margaret GILMOUR. Served as WALLACE true name GILMOUR, JOHN C

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