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Robert Howie WARD

Regimental number2838
Place of birthCrystal Brook, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBallaying, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Thomas Ward, Ballaying, Western Australia
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2839 Pte William Binney WARD, 51st Bn, killed in action, 3 September 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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