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Robert WELLS

Regimental number2253
Place of birthOodnadatta South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressLeonora PO, Leonora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Catherine Wells, Leonora PO, Leonora, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 6 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death5 May 1964

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