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Robert Samuel Dickson COCKRANE

Regimental number4754
Place of birthBelfast, Ireland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngine driver
AddressEskaide, Floss Street, Hurlestone Park, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs J L Cockrane, Floss Street, Hurlestone Park, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 October 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, COCKRANE Robert Samuel Dickson

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