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Charles Frederic ROBY

Regimental number545
Place of birthLithgow New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVineyard Street, Mona Vale, Manly, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, John Roby, Wentworthville, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 13 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll545A
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block R, Plot II, Row S, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Margaret ROBY; husband of Ella ROBY, Matraville, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Lithgow, New South Wales

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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