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Robert Edward WESTON

Regimental number2018
Place of birthGravesend, England
SchoolChurch Street, Boarding School, England
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSeaman
AddressCamperdown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Robert Edward Weston, Vine Cottage, Queen Street, Gravesend, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 22 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 October 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death37
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
141
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mr R E WESTON.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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