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Robert SWANSON

Regimental number273
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address9 Sweeney Street, Ballarat East, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E E Swanson, 9 Sweeney Street, Ballarat East
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 December 1915
Date of death23 May 1953
Place of burialGeelong East Cemetery

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