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Robert Adam CLINTON

Date of birth25 October 1879
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
AddressStonehenge, Normanby Road, Caulfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Mrs Isabel Miller Mallison, Stone Henge, Normanby Road, Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
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 RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Engineers
Promotions

Captain


Unit: No 1 Tunnelling Company
Promotion date: 24 July 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 20 June 1917

FateReturned to Australia 22 August 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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