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Maurice ROBINSON

Regimental number11
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationContractor
AddressBoralma via Springhurst, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, H Robinson, Boralma PO, via Springhurst, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Provost Police Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date17 October 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2058 Ethelbert ROBINSON, Anzac Corps Cyclists' Bn, returned to Australia, 20 May 1919.
Date of death2 November 1964
Place of burialWangaratta Cemetery (unmarked grave), Victoria

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