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Ernest George ROBB

Regimental number1184
Date of birth--/01/1891
OccupationBush hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss E M Robb, Thornton near Alexandra, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF7
Promotion date: 5 August 1916


Unit: INF7
Promotion date: 31 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Other detailsAlso served in World War II as V59718, Captain, 3rd Motor Training Regiment.
Date of death29 November 1961
Age at death70
Place of burialFinlay Cemetery, New South Wales

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