The AIF Project

Robert John LONG

Regimental number503
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRichmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Robert John Long, 42 Swan Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Date of death27 June 1972
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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