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Robert WILSON

Regimental number2842
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBarrow Street, Coburg, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J C Wilson, 165 Barrow Street, Coburg, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2476 Pte Walter Roy WILSON, 5th Bn, killed in action, 18 August 1916.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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