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Robert JORDAN

Regimental number31082
Place of birthNo 3 Even Street, off Bremin Street, Liverpool, England
SchoolSt Silvesters, Liverpool, England
Other trainingCabinet maker, seaman
Age on arrival in Australia15
ReligionAgnostic
OccupationLabourer
AddressFlemings Hotel, George Street North, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinFriend, M Ryan, Flemings Hotel, George Street North, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 23
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularGiven name on RoHc is Robert Thomas
FateDied as a result of accident 26 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death41
Age at death from cemetery records41
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 29), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
21
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Mary JORDAN. Native of Liverpool, England

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