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Robert Russell CHAPMAN

Regimental number282
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressRetreat Road, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Chapman, Retreat Road, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date22 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Other details

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

Date of death16 May 1942
Age at death49
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery, Victoria

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