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Robert John FARRAR

Regimental number159
Place of birthYoung New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressBroula, Cowra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Mr Robert Farrar, Broula, Cowra, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A44 Vestalia on 11 July 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2159
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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