|Place of birth||Deniliquin, New South Wales|
|Address||Geelong West, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Ann Duncan, 21 Wattle Tree Road, Geelong West, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in Citizen Military Forces (left when 'out of radius').|
|Place of enlistment||Geelong, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||57th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/74/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||57th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 16 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 18 February 1917, and marched in to 15th Training Bn, Hurdcott.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 May 1917; taken on strength, 57th Bn, 28 May 1917.
On leave to England, 26 February 1918; rejoined Bn from leave, 20 March 1918.
Admitted to 15th Field Ambulance, 12 July 1918 (sprained ankle), and transferred to 61st Casualty Clearing Station; discharged to duty, 21 July 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 26 July 1918.
Admitted to 15th Field Ambulance, 8 August 1918; discharged to duty, and rejoined Bn, 9 August 1918.
Admitted to 12th Casualty Clearing Station, 1 October 1918 (influenza); transferred to Ambulance Train No 21, 2 October 1918, and admitted to 9th General Hospital, Rouen, 3 October 1918; transferred to England, 4 October 1918, and admitted to 3rd Western General Hospital, Cardiff, 5 October 1918; discharged on furlough, 23 October 1918, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 6 November 1918.
Found guilty, 21 January 1919, of being absent without leave, 2359, 13 January, to 2200, 17 January 1919: awarded 4 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 8 days' pay.
Married Mona Kate WADLEY, spinster, aged 20, The Rock Lane Meeting (Independent), 24 September 1919.
Proceeded on indefinite leave, 11 October 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Shropshire', 2 December 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 22 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 7 March 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DUNCAN Robert Struthers|