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Robert DENNISON

Regimental number1119
Place of birthGranville New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o A E Fletcher, Granville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 6"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, Oliver Dennison, Evelyn Cottage, Botwana, West Maitland, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 May 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 April 1916
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 202), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
112
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Father: Oliver DENNISON. Native of Granville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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