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Robert Howieson WHITSON

Regimental number1774
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTurner
AddressTulley Street, South Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, William Whitson, Tulley Street, South Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date29 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Robert

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