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Robert John DAVIS

Regimental number7974
Place of birthBurnie, Tasmania
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBurnie, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinBrother, T Davis, Stowport, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 1st January, 1918. Taken on Strength, 12th Battalion, 28th July, 1918.
FateKilled in Action 11 August 1918
Place of death or woundingBurnie, Tasmania
Age at death29
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot V, Row H, Grave No. 15), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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