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Robert William DUFF

Regimental number2794
Place of birthYarrawonga, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSignalman
Address45 Hawksburn Road, Hawksburn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinBrother, George Alexander Duff, 45 Hawksburn Road, Hawksburn, Victoria
Previous military service71st Infantry
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollNIG
FateKilled in Action 13 October 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Name of Battalion was unreadable on NR
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Hawksburn, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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