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Regimental number2230
Date of birth--/02/1890
Place of birthPenicuik, Midlothian, Scotland
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Robert Wilkinson, 40 Bridge Street, Penicuick, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date15 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialOvillers Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row V, Grave No. 1), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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