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Robert David FISHER

Regimental number1153
Place of birthCharters Towers Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCommercial salesman
AddressTownsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Robert Morrison Fisher, Hackett Terrace, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCSM (WO Class II)
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 1 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1918
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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