Robert Fawns (Bert) HASLEM

Poppy

HASLEM, Robert Fawns

Service Numbers: 1849, V8062
Enlisted: 1 February 1916, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Captain
Last Unit: Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC)
Born: Kyabram, Victoria, 23 June 1897
Home Town: Kyabram, Campaspe, Victoria
Schooling: Not known
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Died of Illness, Colac, Victoria, 6 December 1946, aged 49 years
Cemetery: Colac General Cemetery
General Plot, Section 17, Grave 9
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

1 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1849, Melbourne, Victoria
16 Aug 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1849, 37th Infantry Battalion, RMS Orontes, Melbourne
16 Aug 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1849, 37th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
1 Oct 1918: Transferred AIF WW1, Corporal, 39th Infantry Battalion
9 Dec 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 1849, 39th Infantry Battalion

World War 2 Service

5 Jul 1940: Enlisted Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, SN V8062, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Melbourne, Victoria
6 Dec 1946: Involvement Citizen Military Forces (CMF) / Militia - WW2, Captain, SN V8062, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces

Help us honour Robert Fawns Haslem's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Robert Fawns HASLEM was born on 23rd June 1897 in Kyabram, Victoria

His parents were James Richard HASLEM & Elizabeth Ogilvy FAWNS

He married Myrtle Agnes ANDREWS in 1921 (Victoria) - 3 known children, Betty, Roberta & Richard