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Regimental number330
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
SchoolFremantle Boys School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf labourer
AddressYork Street, Chester Park, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Beckie Monksfield, York Street, Chester Park, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll44th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 August 1918
Age at death30
Place of burialCote 80 French National Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsCousins: 2717 Lance Corporal Frederick ROBERTSON, 11th Bn, died of wounds, 26 December 1917; 3151 Pte Lewis Alexander ROBERTSON, 11th Bn, killed in action, 20 August 1916
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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