Robert MILLAR

MILLAR, Robert

Service Number: 1965
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 51st Infantry Battalion
Born: Belfast, Northern Ireland, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie/Boulder, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Carpenter
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World War 1 Service

18 Jul 1916: Involvement Private, SN 1965, 51st Infantry Battalion
18 Jul 1916: Embarked Private, SN 1965, 51st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Seang Bee, Fremantle

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Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

Address-c/o Mr A J Kyle, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

Wife, Mrs Dorothy Millar, 242 Hannan Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.


Enlistment date-22 February 1916.


Place of enlistment-Blackboy Hill, Western Australia

51st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement

Age at embarkation-34.


AWM Embarkation Roll number-23/68/3

Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 18 July 1916

Unit from Nominal Roll
44th Battalion

Returned to Australia 3 March 1919
Sources-NAA: B2455, MILLAR Robert

 

He is remembered as a survivor of the Great War on the Glenavy War Memorial located at the junction of Belfast Rd., Crumlin Rd. Main St., Glenavy, County Antrim.

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