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Robert Charles REA

Regimental number968
Date of birth27 December 1895
Place of birthOrange, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationPacker
Address36 Kent Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Charles Rea, 36 Kent Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service34th Aust Infantry
Enlistment date14 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Parents: John and Amy Ward KALLMER (married 19 January 1892, Orange, Nw South Wales)
Date of death11 December 1957
Age at death61.11
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales

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