Gerald Earnshaw ROBERTS


ROBERTS, Gerald Earnshaw

Service Number: 6881
Enlisted: 25 April 1917, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: "Walton," Greenock, South Australia, 9 September 1892
Home Town: Greenock, Light, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of Wounds , France, 12 May 1918, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Longueau British Cemetery
Plot I, Row D, Grave No. II
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial (South Australia), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, FreelingM*, GreenockHB1*, GreenockM*, St Peters Heroes Memorial
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World War 1 Service

25 Apr 1917: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 6881, Adelaide, South Australia
30 Oct 1917: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 6881, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Aeneas, Melbourne
30 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6881, 27th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 6881, 48th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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