Robert Ernest LYNE

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LYNE, Robert Ernest

Service Number: 3578
Enlisted: 6 August 1915
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 58th Infantry Battalion
Born: Geelong, Victoria, Australia, September 1888
Home Town: Geelong, Greater Geelong, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Railway employee
Died: Killed in action, Polygon Wood, Belgium, 27 September 1917
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Plot XLI, Row B, Grave No. 3
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, East Geelong War Memorial, St Albans Concord Division O.S.T. No 8 Honor Roll
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World War 1 Service

6 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3578, 22nd Infantry Battalion
5 Jan 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3578, 22nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
5 Jan 1916: Embarked Private, SN 3578, 22nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Afric, Melbourne
23 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 57th Infantry Battalion, Egypt
15 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 58th Infantry Battalion, Egypt
15 Sep 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 58th Infantry Battalion, Belgium
26 Sep 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 3578, 58th Infantry Battalion, Polygon Wood
27 Sep 1917: Involvement Lance Corporal, SN 3578, 58th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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