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Robert Essington CRANFIELD

Regimental number17817
Place of birthCamden New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs A B M Cranfield, 'May Hill', Binna Burra, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMay 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 18 November 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death23 January 1967

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