Robert Edgar PURDIE

Badge Number: 21851, Sub Branch: pt broughton

PURDIE, Robert Edgar

Service Numbers: 325, S80750
Enlisted: 21 October 1914
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Born: Bute, South Australia, 17 June 1889
Home Town: Mundoora, Barunga West, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Klemzig, South Australia , 27 November 1961, aged 72 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Memorials: Alford Hall Honour Board HB1*, ButeHB1*, ButeHB3*, ButeMG*, MundooraM*
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World War 1 Service

21 Oct 1914: Enlisted
11 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 325, 9th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Karroo, Melbourne
11 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 325, 9th Light Horse Regiment

World War 2 Service

21 Apr 1942: Involvement Private, SN S80750
21 Apr 1942: Enlisted Pt Broughton, SA
1 Oct 1945: Discharged Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), Private, SN S80750, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)

World War 1 Service

Date unknown: Wounded SN 325, 9th Light Horse Regiment

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