Regimental number103
Place of birthArdstraw, Ireland
OccupationLift inspector
AddressKeaghey, Castlederg, County Tyrone, Ireland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinJoseph James Forbes, Keaghey, Castlederg, County Tyrone, Ireland
Enlistment date7 March 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3313
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
SourcesNAA: B2455, FORBES Robert