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Roland Bernard ELLIOTT

Regimental number2059
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressAberdeen, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ellen Elliott, Mount Kembla, Hewett Street, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 April 1916
Place of enlistmentAberdeen, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2059a
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Andrew Richardson
Discharge date20 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Delta', 24 January 1919; arrived Melbourne, 7 March 1919, for onward travel Sydney; discharged (medically unfit: influenza and bronchitis), Sydney, 20 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 November 1953
Age at death67
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, ELLIOTT Roland Bernard

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