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Albert Robert James ANDERSON

Regimental number38
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
SchoolRockhampton State School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressManly, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Elizabeth Anderson, Happy Moment Estate, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper 1st Tunnelling Company
FateKilled in Action 1 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Place of burialRailway Dugouts Burial (Transport Farm) (Plot IV, Row F, Grave No. 25), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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