Robert ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, Robert

Service Number: 2554
Enlisted: 27 May 1915, Adelaide
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 4th Pioneer Battalion
Born: Hobart, Tasmania, Australia , 25 September 1885
Home Town: Hobart, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 6 April 1918, aged 32 years
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Memorials: Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial (Ballarat), Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, National War Memorial (South Australia), Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)*
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World War 1 Service

27 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 10th Infantry Battalion, Adelaide
14 Sep 1915: Involvement Private, SN 2554, 10th Infantry Battalion
14 Sep 1915: Embarked Private, SN 2554, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ballarat, Adelaide
6 Apr 1918: Involvement Private, SN 2554, 4th Pioneer Battalion

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Biography

Son of John ANDERSON and Sarah Ann nee SCREEN