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Robert Labertouche CADDEN

Regimental number797
Date of birth--/11/1869
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressBeecroft, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 6"
Weight120 lbs
Next of kinFather, Robert Cadden, Beecroft, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCSM
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF30
Promotion date: 12 March 1916


Unit: HQ Comd Depots
Promotion date: 9 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Date of death18 December 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialWaverley Cemetery (CofE Section, Plot 19, Grave 5961), New South Wales
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert W and Fanny CADDEN
Discharge date25 May 1917
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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