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Alan Michael ROBERTS

Regimental number979
Place of birthKilkenny Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressPeople's Palace, Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, F A Roberts, 30 Oaklands Grove, Shepherds Bush, London, England
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 3), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frank and Mary ROBERTS, 12 Randolph Gardens, Maida Vale, London, England. Native of Kilkenny, Ireland

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