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Robert Henry JENNER

Regimental number6652
Place of birthMalcolm Street, Erskineville, New South Wales
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
SchoolNewtown Public School, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationChairmaker
AddressPetersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, R H Jenner, 68 Corunna Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Previous military serviceVolunteers
Enlistment date30 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 31 August 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. 20), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert Henry and Agnes JENNER, The Brae, 47 Kingston Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsLieutenant Hughes was his platoon officer
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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