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Robert Frederick Carl PENNY

Regimental number1785
Place of birthCheltenham Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressJack Road, Cheltenham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Edwin Thomas Penny, Jack Road, Cheltenham, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 26 December 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialHantes-Wiheries Communal Cemetery (In East Quarter), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
9
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: E. and Emily PENNY. Native of Cheltenham, Victoria

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