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Robert CLUES

Regimental number1924
Date of birth10 April 1896
Place of birthSouth Road, Edwardstown, South Australia
SchoolEast Adelaide Publics School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o K Clues, Hectorville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Kenneth Clues, Hectorville, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 20 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death1 August 1915
Age at death19
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 7), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Kenderick and Caroline Elizabeth CLUES, George Street, payneham, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother: 278 Pte Thomas Ruben CLUES, 27th Bn, killed in action, Pozieres, France, 4 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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