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Robert Alexander DAVIS

Regimental number5084
Place of birthBalmain, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address'Wyreema', Longview Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr S. Davis, 'Wyreema,' Longview Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31488 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 20 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 April 1937
Age at death39
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales

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