Robert BOSS

BOSS, Robert

Service Number: 2871
Enlisted: 15 August 1916, Bathurst, New South Wales
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 56th Infantry Battalion
Born: Lyndhurst, New South Wales, 15 September 1896
Home Town: Lyndhurst, Blayney, New South Wales
Schooling: Lyndhurst State School
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of Illness, France, 11 November 1918, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lyndhurst & District Memorial Hall
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World War 1 Service

15 Aug 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2871, Bathurst, New South Wales
25 Oct 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2871, 54th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '19' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Ascanius embarkation_ship_number: A11 public_note: ''
25 Oct 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 2871, 54th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Sydney
11 Nov 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 2871, 56th Infantry Battalion, "The Last Hundred Days", --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 2871 awm_unit: 56th Australian Infantry Battalion awm_rank: Private awm_died_date: 1918-11-11

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Elias William and Catherine BOSS, Lyndhurst, NSW