Robert Wishart GRAHAM

GRAHAM, Robert Wishart

Service Number: 1566
Enlisted: 20 January 1916, Liverpool
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 2nd Light Trench Mortar Battery
Born: North Shields, England, 24 February 1880
Home Town: Lewisham, New South Wales
Schooling: High School, North Shield, England
Occupation: Buyer & Sectional Manager - Farmer & Co
Died: GSW right forehead from machine gun fire, Broodeseinde Ridge, Belgium, 4 October 1917, aged 37 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)
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World War 1 Service

20 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1566, Light Trench Mortar Batteries, Liverpool
25 Jul 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Light Trench Mortar Batteries
9 Nov 1916: Embarked Light Trench Mortar Batteries, HMAT Benalla, Sydney
9 Nov 1916: Involvement Light Trench Mortar Batteries, Third Ypres, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '4' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Benalla embarkation_ship_number: A24 public_note: ''
7 Mar 1917: Transferred AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 2nd Light Trench Mortar Battery
11 Jul 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 2nd Light Trench Mortar Battery
4 Oct 1917: Involvement Lieutenant, 2nd Light Trench Mortar Battery, Third Ypres, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: awm_unit: 2nd Australian Light Trench Mortar Battery awm_rank: Lieutenant awm_died_date: 1917-10-04

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