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Robert William PORTER

Regimental number5425
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDairy hand
AddressEastbourne, Andrews Street, Little Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, E G Porter, Eastbourne, Andrews Street, Little Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll5425A
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 September 1967

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