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Robert WATSON

Regimental number56419
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMiner
AddressBoulder City, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife, Mrs E M Watson, 70 David Street, Boulder City, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 April 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameWestern Australian Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 29 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 August 1947

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