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Robert William WILSON

Regimental number2416
Place of birthBright Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWood carter
AddressRunning Creek via Eurobin, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Wilson, Running Creek via Eurobin, Victoria
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Date of death10 September 1972
Age at death81
Place of burialBenalla Cemetery, Victoria

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