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Robert DOUGHERTY

Regimental number1522
Place of birthLithgow, New South Wales
SchoolLithgow District School, Lithgow, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressNew Road, Lithgow, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Knight, New Road, Lithgow, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, H Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 07-12 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Sp. Sem. C. 29), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
36
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Margaret DOUGHERTY. Native of Lithgow, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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