The AIF Project

Robert James DILLON

Regimental number1518
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSoldier
AddressNorthcote, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs M B Dillon, Croxton Park Hotel, Northcote, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 July 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 June 1918
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 20
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Gaika on 30 July 1918
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Australian Signal Battery
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death14 June 1975

Print format