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Robert ELDER

Regimental number942
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressHarp of Erin Hotel, Beechworth, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinBrother, John Elder, Whorouly, Victoria
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Forty-One on 22 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
FateDischarged 21 July 1919
Other details

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

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