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Robert Alexander DUNSTAN

Regimental number3796
Place of birthNormanton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLocomotive fitter
Addressc/o Railway Department, Normanton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Dora Dunstan, Railway Department, Cairns, Queensland
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5573 Corporal John Norman Dunstan DUNSTAN, 3rd Australian Light Railway Compamy, died of disease, 24 December 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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