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Samuel Ross ROBERTS

Regimental number912
Place of birthCaboolture Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressNebo, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Fanny Roberts, Oxford Downs Station, Nebo, Queensland
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 22 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1912
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 17 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialBernafay Wood British Cemetery (Row K, Grave No. 55), Montauban, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Samuel and Fanny ROBERTS, Bajool, Queensland. Native of Caaboolture, Queensland

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