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Robert Little CHANCE

Regimental number1218
Place of birthWalhalla, Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationMiner
AddressWalhalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Elijah Chance, Walhalla, Victoria
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3457 Pte John Stephen CHANCE, 52nd Bn, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as William.
Date of death11 July 1964
Age at death73
Place of burialCreswick Cemetery, Victoria

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