Robert James Bertram (Bert) ANDERSON

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ANDERSON, Robert James Bertram

Service Number: 2803
Enlisted: 16 August 1915, Hobart, Tasmania
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Hobart, Tasmania, February 1889
Home Town: Hobart, Tasmania
Schooling: Trinity Hill State School
Occupation: Railway labourer
Died: Killed in Action, Mouquet Farm, France, 3 September 1916
Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

16 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2803, Hobart, Tasmania
27 Oct 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2803, 26th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
27 Oct 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2803, 26th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ulysses, Melbourne
2 Apr 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 52nd Infantry Battalion
4 Sep 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2803, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm

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Biography contributed by David Vervaart

Listed at Villiers-Bretonneau Memorial, 52nd Battalion. Thought to have died with his brother, 815 Pte. Benjamin Anderson (/explore/people/369274)