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Robert John Wilson

Name on Board RJ Wilson
Name on Service
Robert John  Wilson
Enlistment Age 19
Occupation Telephonist
Place of Birth Bendigo, Vic
Next of Kin Robert Wilson
Address 59 Albert St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 17/07/1915
Service No. 3537
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 11/10/1915
Embarkation Ship HMAT Nestor A71
Unit on Embarkation 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 11/04/1917
Unit on Death 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death KIA (previously reported missing)
Place of Wounding/
Bullecourt, France (No known grave)
Cemetery or Memorial Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Additional Information Prior to enlisting Robert Wilson worked for the local Post Office.
Additional References Williamstown Chronicle, Saturday 1 December, 1917, p2
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